Jean Kidd

Obituary of Jean C. Kidd

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Jean C. Kidd, 83 of Scott, New York passed away on February 22, 2021. Jean was born on December 4, 1937 in Philadelphia, PA; the daughter of the late Spencer and Betty Nagy Hall. Jean graduated as a registered nurse in 1958 from the University Of Pennsylvania Presbyterian Medical Center and in 1985 graduated with Associates Degree in Computer Science from Cayuga Community College. Jean continued her education at Cornell University NY State School of Industrial Labor Relations where she obtained her Bachelors Degree in 1987 & later completed an Employee Relations Intern at ITT World Headquarters in New York City. Jean was an OR nurse for many years at Cortland Memorial Hospital, then worked as a supervisor for the Home Health Aides at Cortland County Health Department. Jean later worked alongside her husband Victor at Copier Product Sales & Service until her retirement. Jean had a lifelong passion for flying and received her Solo Flight Certificate in 1990. Jean will be remembered for her love of birds, horses, and most importantly her love and devotion to her faith and family. Her spirit of joy radiated love to all surrounding her. Jean is survived by her son, Victor (Patti) Kidd, Jr. her daughter, Valerie (James) Holcomb, five grandchildren, Nicholas Spencer Holcomb, Tyler James (Amy Nesse) Holcomb, Kristina (Brandon) Kells, Tanya (Colton Shepard) Sasso, Thomas (Leann Drummond) Sasso. Jean was predeceased by her devoted and loving husband Victor Marshall Kidd Sr. (2009) and her sister, Gloria Harwan. A calling hour will be 1-1:45 PM Saturday, at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. 9 Lincoln Ave. Corland, NY with a memorial service to follow at 2 PM. The memorial service can be streamed directly at or on by visiting the Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Inc. website and viewing Jean’s obituary and clicking on Live Stream. To offer condolences online, visit