May 12, 2007 Carencro Lafayette Parish Louisiana, USA
Funeral services will be held at a Mass of Christian Burial in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille for Mrs. Sidney "Edesse" Creduer, 88, who passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 12, 2007 at her son and daughter-in-law's home in Carencro. Interment will be in Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetery. Reverend Martin C. Leonards, Pastor of St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Catholic Church in Duson, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the services.
Survivors include her husband of 68 years Sidney Credeur, two daughters, Renella C. Menard and her husband, the late Alfred Menard, and Marlene Credeur; three sons, Allen Credeur and his wife, Anne, Keith Credeur and his wife, Skila, and Terry Credeur and his wife, Rhonda; one brother, Gilfred Credeur; one sister, Medice Waguespack; ten grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three step grandchildren; one step great grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Ida Leon, Viney Miller, Della Chaisson, and Bernice Credeur; her parents, Onezime and Belzaire Trahan Credeur.
A native of Rayne, Louisiana and resident of Lafayette and Duson for most of her life, Mrs. Credeur was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to all who knew her. She worked for the Lafayette Parish School Board for many years until her retirement in 1981. Mrs. Credeur enjoyed cooking for her family, attending family gatherings, and spending time with family and friends. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
The family would like to give special thanks to Pat Richard for all of her help and support. The family would also like to thank Complete Home Health nurses, Christy Hebert, Anna Perro, Stephanie Ochello, and Darlene Stepp, for their kindness and gentle care given to Mrs. Credeur during her time of need.
For those prefering memorial contributions, donations may be made in memory of Edesse Credur to Hospice of Acadiana, 2600 Johnston Street, Suite 200 Lafayette, Louisiana 70503.