Diane Gaudette died Feb. 5. She was 75.

Mrs. Gaudette was born June 10, 1936, in Chehalis, Wash. She spent 14 years as a nun and teacher. In 1969, she left the order and married Darrel Gaudette. They lived in Portland until 1980, when they moved to Centralia.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Darrel; her brother, Larry; and son, Darrell Gaudette Jr. She is survived by four sons, Keith, Mike, Frank and Tony; five daughters, Mary, Anne, Gemma, Denise and Nina; 23 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations can be made to Catholic Community Services of Western Washington for "Children's Services," 100 23rd Ave. South, Seattle, WA 98144-2302.