Elizabeth A. “Betty” Kidd

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Elizabeth A. “Betty” Kidd, age 70 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, April 24, 2016, at Saint Luke’s Hospital-West in Chesterfield, MO.

She was born on Monday, July 23, 1945, in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of Raymond and Loretta (nee Ebersbach) Gaudette.

On Wednesday, January 15, 1992, she married William E. Kidd at Hickman, KY, who passed away on Monday, April 17, 2000.

Betty was born in St. Louis, MO; she and her family moved to Granite City, IL in 1954, where she attended Granite City High School. Following her marriage, she and her husband lived in Millersburg, IL. They moved to Highland, IL in 1962. She lived in Houston, TX (area) for about seven years, before returning to Highland, IL in 1980. She had been a resident of Highland ever since. During her life, she had been an EMT in TX, an over-the-road truck driver, operator of a professional cleaning service, and a volunteer at Highland Health Care Center. In her later years, Mrs. Kidd became an avid fisherman.

Survivors include:
Daughter – Michelle L. Green, Highland, IL
Daughter – Judith A. (Gerry) Wiesemeyer, Pocahontas, IL
Daughter – Cheryl M. McIntyre, Puert Vallarta, Mexico,
Foster Daughter – Marci E. (Alan) Huelsmann, Edwardsville, IL
Grandchildren – Eleven
Great Grandchildren – Many
Step-Son – Steve W. Kidd, Pensacola, FL
Step-Son – Mark J. (Stormi) Kidd, Highland, IL
Step-Daughter – Marsha K. (Paul) Langhenry, Racine, WI
Brother – Raymond L. Gaudette, Jr., Edwardsville, IL
Brother – Michael J. (Veronica) Gaudette, Granite City, IL
Sister – D. Marie (Marvin) Sackett, Highland, IL.

She was preceded in death by:
Father – Raymond L. Gaudette, Sr.
Mother – Loretta G. Gaudette, nee Ebersbach
Husband – William E. Kidd, died 4/17/2000, Highland, IL.

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Private Services at a later date.