Myrtle Oma Kidder, age 95, passed away on August 2, 2009 in Woodland, California. She was born on July 11, 1914 in Suisan, California to Edward and Ruby Hopkins Walther. She married Glenn C. Kidder on July 14, 1935 in Fairfield, California; he preceded her in death on September 18, 1989.
Mrs. Kidder moved to Winters in 1941 from Fairfield. She was employed with the Yolo County Justice Court where she served as a Legal Clerk for Judge Degener and Judge Martin. She had a love for gardening and sewing, she taught 4-H and was an avid reader. She was very active in the Pioneer Presbyterian Church where she had served as the church treasurer for many years. She served as PTA President on two separate occasions.
She is survived by her three children, Mary Louise Gray of Winters; Glenda Lee Matties of Galt and David Glenn (Viola May) Kidder of Winters. 5 Grandchildren, 6 Great-Grandchildren and 2 Great-Great Grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, August 7, 2009 at 10:00 A.M. at the Winters Cemetery.