Albert M. Bonneau

December 29, 1935July 3, 2012

Services for Albert M Bonneau, 76, of Copperas Cove will be Saturday July 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace United Methodist Church in Copperas Cove. Mr. Bonneau passed away July 3, 2012 in Gatesville, TX.

Albert was born in Warwick, RI on December 29, 1935 to John Henry and Charlotte Bonneau. Albert married Helen Stitman on Sept 24, 1958 in Detroit, MI and had two daughters. He retired after serving in the US Army and serving two tours in Vietnam. For several years he was a barber on Ft. Hood and was a member of VFW Post 8577 and DAV. He also worked for TDCJ for twelve years.

He is preceded in death by his parents and one son, Albert Moodie Bonneau Jr., brothers; Ralph, Francis, Charles, and Robert and sisters; Dorothea and Charolotte.

Albert is survived by his wife Helen, daughters; Sandra Robinson and husband Bryan of Papillion, NE, and Katherine Rushton and husband Grant of Gatesville, TX. He also leaves behind nine grandchildren and one great grandson. He was very loved by his children and grandchildren.

A visitation will be held prior to the service at 9:30.

Words of comfort may be left for the family at

Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home of Copperas Cove is in charge of all arrangements


  • Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, July 7, 2012

Albert M. Bonneau

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Brenda Tefft

October 10, 2012

I"m always a day late and a dollar short;but this time I"m about 97 days late. I just googled Uncle Albie wanting to contact him with a lot of questions about the family. I found that I could not rely on my mom"s (Emmas) stories. I will kick myself for a long tiume for missing all the chances I had to get in touch with him.Please know that I am very sorry for your loss, Aunt Helen. I"m sorry that Melissa and I didn"t take our chances to be in touch over the years.

Patricia Barden

July 11, 2012

Auntie Helen, Sandra, Kathy & family: I am so sorry for your loss. Although I didn't get to see him much; I remember him as being a gentle soul with an easy smile. I am so sorry it has taken so long to get in touch with you; Carol just gave me the information. I am thankful that uncle Albie was surrounded by those he loved dearest in his final days. I pray God gives you strength & comfort during this sad time. Sending all my love and prayers to you all, Patti Barden

July 6, 2012

Aunt Helen and Family, Although I know deep down inside he is in a better place, I will miss him. I loved Uncle Albie and his loving spirit will always live in my heart. He was a good, kind and gentle spirit man and he loved his family. I'm so glad he had such a loving and caring family as you all. I'm so sorry for your loss. God Bless you at this difficult time and know that our love and prayers are with you. Love Always, Carol and Richard Surprenant, Surprise, AZ

Frances Legington

July 6, 2012

Helen, my prayers are with you and the family. Al fought a good fight and knew you and his family were there for him. I am so sorry for your loss but know that to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord. I am here for you. I love you and praying for you,