Elizabeth "Betsy" Sanchez Bergeron, 77, died on Friday, July 19, 2013.
Betsy was a resident of Addis, long-time resident of Donaldsonville, and native of White Castle. She was a retired staff member of Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office. Betsy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Mitchel Ourso; four sons, Samuel Bergeron and daughter-in-law, Janice Barrient, Michael James Bergeron, Ricky Joe Bergeron, and Don Bergeron; 12 grandchildren, Hannah, Rebecca, Alana, Jody James, Michael James Jr., Allyson, Erin, Tyler James, Rikki Elizabeth, Robert, Lil Mitch, and Martin; eight great grandchildren, Emily, Alyssa, Haley, Evan, Blaze, Ethan, Cailyn, and Liam; one sister, Norma Ray and husband O'San Neely; one brother, Robert "Bobby" Sanchez Jr. and wife Mary; sister-in-law, Judy Bergeron McGuire; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Joyce and Lawrence "Bud" Bergeron. Preceded in death by her husband, Donald "Donnie" Bergeron Sr.; parents, Charlton and Robert Sanchez Sr.; daughter-in-law, Myra Haynes Bergeron; and brother-in-law, Thomas L. McGuire Jr. Visitation was held on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at Ourso Funeral Home in Donaldsonville. Mass of Christian Burial followed at Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church at 12:00 p.m. Entombment followed in church mausoleum. Condolences can be made at www.oursodonaldsonville.com.