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Marlene Elizabeth Caroline Louwaert

June 10, 1938 - February 08, 2022

Marlene Elizabeth Caroline Louwaert was born on June 10, 1938 in Petaluma CA to James and Elsie Giubbini. She grew up on the family ranch in Novato CA. She raised her family in San Rafael and Penngrove CA before moving to Huntington Beach CA then Medford OR. Later moving to Vacaville CA. She moved to Spokane WA in 2020 and lived there until she passed away peacefully February 8, 2022 at home with her family by her side. She spent a lifetime involved in may activities and adventures. She was a Camp Fire Girls Leader and Softball manager/coach for many years. She played softball was a Jazz dancer (into her60's). She loved to travel, go to concerts, sailing and sporting events. She loved her 49ers. More than anything she loved any family gathering, time with family. Marlene leaves to cherish her memories, two daughters, Terri Louwaert and Toni Matthias; six grandsons, Kevin Treder (Jody), Kyle Treder, Keith Treder (Andrea), Bryan Matthias, Chad Matthias (Noel), Anthony Matthias; five great grandchildren Amariah, Annie, Makenna, Ashton and Jack; three sisters, Shirley Klasey (Thomas), Carol Wilson (Dennis), Margaret Giuliani (Paul); three brothers, Richard Giubbini (Carlotta), James Giubbini (Linda), Pete Giubbini (Deanna) as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and life long friends. She is predeceased by her sisters Barbara Ventura and Dorothy Hanson (Gordon). She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A celebration of her life will be held in the spring in Sonoma County. Until we meet again Mama


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