Henry Aucoin Sr.
Henry Aucoin Sr.
December 31, 1929 — May 18, 2014
Henry Aucoin Sr., a resident of Bayou L’Ourse, passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the Patterson Healthcare Center at the age of 84.
Henry leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Laura Belle Daigle Aucoin; his five sons, Henry Aucoin Jr. and his wife, Susan, Steve Aucoin Sr. and his wife, Patricia W., Sidney Aucoin and his wife, Debbie, Jimmy Aucoin and his wife, Patricia R., and Robert Aucoin; two sisters, Beatrice Aucoin Landry and Margie Aucoin Stephens; eight grandchildren, Steve, Jason, Dennis, Alecia, Tiffany, Brandi, Amanda and Jill; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Henry is preceded in death by his father, Leonce Aucoin; his mother, Anna Lee Lombas Aucoin; a spouse, Ruth Pennison Aucoin; six brothers, Johnny, Lennis, Leonard, Clement, Paul and Albert Aucoin; two sisters, Mary A. Verrett Dinger and Carrie A. Daigle; and one great-grandson, Joshua Blanchard.
An exceptional husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather and friend, Henry was devoted to his family. A dedicated employee, Henry worked many different jobs, from boat captain, crane operator, truck driver and heavy equipment operator, Henry did it all. Upon his retirement, Henry took one of his favorite hobbies and turned it into a job he enjoyed, fishing. He will be missed but never forgotten.
The family requests that visitation be observed today, Monday, May 19, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, May 20, 2014, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home. Funeral Services will take place Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Hargrave Funeral Home with Henry being laid to rest in the St. Andrew Cemetery in Amelia.
Acting was pallbearers will be his five sons and a grandson.