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Norene Temple was born June 13, 1935, in Prairie Grove, Arkansas, to Cecil Raymond and Arhea Mertese (Meek) Hulse. She died April 12, 2018, in Enumclaw, Washington at the age of 82. Norene met her husband Jim at one of the drive-in theaters his family owned in Meridian, Idaho. They married December 4, 1953. Together they had three children: Debra, Dan and Dianne. Norene owned a daycare in Idaho; she especially loved the babies. Norene enjoyed gardening, both flowers and vegetables, sewing and needlework, and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by son Dan Temple and wife Caroline; daughter Dianne Martin and husband Mel; six grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. Norene was preceded in death by her husband Jim and her daughter Debra Ransom.