Ret. Sgt. Paul J. La

Pointe, USAFMarch 9, 1930 – May 25, 2018


Copperas Cove died May 25 at his home. Graveside services with full military honors were held at noon Thursday at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery. La Pointe was born on March 9, 1930, in Burlington, Vt., to the late Frank and Marie Moisan La Pointe. He grew up in Burlington. He entered the Army Air Corps at the age of 17, serving in WWII with the Army of Occupation and supported the Korean and Vietnam Wars with food inspections. He retired after 20 years of service in 1967. He married Marie A. Trottier on August 27, 1955. They have resided in Copperas Cove since 2016. He was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Marie La Pointe; three children, Vicky La Pointe, Michelle Haygood and husband Joe and Paul A. La Pointe; three grandsons, Brandon Coony, Brady Haygood and Tyler Haygood; and one great-grandson, Noah Coony. Scott’s Funeral Home of Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements

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