Catherine Bergeron Kidd of Morgan City died Tuesday, January 31, 2012, at Morgan City Healthcare Center. Born Nov. 25, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Oliver Bergeron Sr. and Elizabeth Rentrop Bergeron. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Kidd was also preceded in death by her husband, Roland Kidd; daughter, Debra Kay Kidd; daughter-in-law, Rebecca Sutton “Becky” Kidd; as well as one sister, Elizabeth “Beth” Burquist, and five brothers, Oliver (Twist), Laurie, Sheldon “Shulu,” Robert “Bob” and Jason “Jake.”
Catherine was a lifelong resident of Morgan City and a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She graduated from Sacred Heart Academy.
She is survived by four sons, Roderick Drews Kidd Sr. and his wife Patti Martin of Dumfries, Va., Keith Patrick Kidd and his wife Sara Manfre of Morgan City, Kim Michael Kidd of Poché Bridge, and Coye Brian Kidd and Bradley Scott Bollinger of Conover, N.C. Also surviving are grandchildren, Erin Chamberlin and husband Richard, Russell Chamberlin, Roderick Kidd Jr., Hollyn Kidd Schuemann and husband Vance, Ashlyn Kidd Bergeron and husband Nick, Morgan Kidd Trowbridge and husband Toby, Joshua Kidd and Jennifer Guilbeau, Megan Kidd, Elise Kidd and Brian Kidd, as well as five great-grandchildren, Toby, Rebecca, Jaden, Catherine and Charlotte.
Catherine is also survived by her brothers, Patrick “Pat,” Edwin “Ed” of Morgan City and Anthony “Sonny” and wife Patricia “Pat” of New Orleans; sisters, Joyce Buford, and Joan Michel and her husband Calvin of Kaplan; and four sisters-in-law, Margie Kidd Price, Carol Bergeron, Marion Bergeron and Sharon Bergeron, all of Morgan City.
Memorial services will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Monday, April 9, 2012, with visitation from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian burial and interment in the Morgan City Cemetery.