Sidney Benny Boudreaux

Sidney Benny Boudreaux

February 11, 1915- January 31, 2018

Sidney Benny Boudreaux, a native of Berwick, La., and a longtime resident of Morgan City, La passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at the age of 102, on Wednesday January 31, 2018.

Sidney worked as a crew boat captain for Mobil for many years and then worked for McDermott where he managed the plate shop for 16 years. He was a Scout leader, Eucharistic Minister, and was a board member of numerous organizations. After retiring he became an active member of the AARP where he made countless lifelong friends and took many trips. Sid was known for his dancing, always dressing sharp, and being a “fix it” man as he had the ability to repair just about anything. Above all, Sid loved being a father and grandad. Those who knew him will always cherish the love and compassion his beautiful memory leaves behind.

Those left to cherish Sidney’s wonderful memory are his loving wife of 73 years, Genevieve Martin Boudreaux; two daughters, Katherine Crystal and her husband, John of Sanford, Maine, Jill Settoon and her husband, Roger “Chip” of Berwick; two sons, Jason Boudreaux and his wife, Cheryl of Katy, Texas, and Lyn Boudreaux of Morgan City; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, friends, and family.

Sidney joins in heaven his parents Mertile and Alice Celestine Boudreaux, 10 brothers, and three sisters.

The family would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to their caring neighbors and friends for their loving support and assistance for Sidney.

The family request that a time of visitation be observed on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 6pm- 9pm with a Rosary taking place at 7pm at Hargrave Funeral Home. A mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 9:30am; Sidney will be laid to rest in St. Andrew Cemetery following services.

Arrangements handled by Hargrave Funeral Home in Morgan City.