Passed away peacefully on February 9, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Preceded in death by husbands, Norbert DePauw and William Brown; son, James; four infant children; ten brothers; and one sister. Survived by children, Jeanne (Rick) Toews, Theresa (Mark) Reeves, David (Deb) DePauw, Steven (Becky) DePauw, Edward (Nancy) DePauw, and Bruce (Dawn) DePauw; daughter-in-law, Margie (Jim) Buckley; sixteen grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandson. Visitation 2-6 PM, Sunday, February 17 at Kok Funeral Home, 7676 80th St. S., Cottage Grove, MN, 55016. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM with visitation beginning at 9:30 AM, Monday, February 18 at The Church of St. Rita, 8694 80th St. S., Cottage Grove, MN, 55016. Interment 10:35 AM, Tuesday, February 19 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, AA#6. Memorials are preferred to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (cff.org) or Muscular Dystrophy Association (mda.org). Arrangements with Kok Funeral Home www.kokfuneralhome.com 651-459-2483.