Emma Goulet, 99, of Yakima passed away at home on Dec. 1, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Aug. 29, 1914 to David and Kathryn (Slagel) Bauer of Friday Harbor, Wash.
A graveside committal service was held on Friday, Dec 6, at 11 a.m. at Prosser Cemetery. Valley Hills Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements. Please share your memories of Emma online at www.valleyhillsfh.com.
Emma married Albert Goulet on June 20, 1934. They farmed for many years in grapes and dairy cattle. She loved to play cards and shuffle-board with family and friends. She also loved fishing and digging clams.
Emma was a wonderful housewife and raised seven children. She is survived by her sons: Albert Goulet, Jr. of Parker; David Goulet of Yakima; and Donald Goulet of Yakima. She is also survived by her daughters: Geraldine Rodom of Yakima, Patricia Pease of Yakima, Donna Pleake of Zillah, and Kathryn Goulet of Yakima. Emma has 17 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and 16 great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband - Albert.
The family would like to thank her grand-daughter, Delvina and her two best friends, Laura and Danielle for their constant care of Mom and also Regional Hospice for all of their support.