Visitation for Lieutenant Steven M. Bergeron will be held at St. Pius X Catholic Church tomorrow.

Bergeron died Tuesday at his home surrounding by his family after a short battle with an illness.

Bergeron was a 25-year veteran of the Lafayette Police Department who served in multiple capacities with the department over the years.

The officer served as:

  • A Patrol Officer
  • A Detective
  • An Internal Affairs Investigator
  • A Planning and Research Sergeant
  • An Administrative Lieutenant for Precint 3

He was know to his co-workers as "Steve B.", and the department says he was a great assest to the them and will be missed by all.

Bergeron leaves behind a wife of 28 years along with their two children.

Services for Lt. Bergeron, 51-years-old, will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Lafayette.