Lydia was born on Dec. 20, 1936, in Morgan City, the daughter of Archie and Irma Gonner LaCoste.
Survivors include two children, Kathleen Beadle of Stephensville and Timothy Lodrigue of Berwick; seven grandchildren, Rebecca Adams, Sherry Beadle, Crystal Lodrigue, Nicole Lodrigue, Joshua Alleman, Jessica Brownlee and Zack Chauvin; six great-grandchildren, Austin Adams, Gabby Store, Mattie Tabor, Layla Tabor, MacKinsy Brownlee and Serene Chauvin; one brother, Gordon Ken LaCoste of Porter, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Archie and Irma Gonner LaCoste; and her husband, Ernest Lodrigue.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Twin City Funeral Home. Visitation was held 6-9 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Twin City Funeral Home and resumed Monday from 8 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
Lydia was laid to rest in the Berwick Cemetery.