Albert J. Guenette, Jr. passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.
Al, as he preferred to be called, was born in Escanaba, Michigan on February 18, 1944 and left for the Army at the age of 17 where he was honorably discharged four years later. He retired as an oil field supervisor in Long Beach, California. He and his wife Rae Jean Guenette moved shortly after to West Plains in 2004. After almost 45 years of marriage she passed away in 2019.
He is survived by his daughter Michelle Schmidt (52) of John’s Creek, Georgia, granddaughters McKenna (18) and Riley (15), and grandson Dylan (12).
There will be no service per his wishes. Al’s final resting place will be at a national cemetery in Georgia to honor his military service along with his wife, Rae Jean.
Arrangements under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.