Joan Clair Gaudett, loved wife, mother, grand & great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed 19 April 2022 having suffered from dementia. A Boston, MA native, Joan moved West with her family to California at 17-years of age. Joan worked for the Ontario School District while also being an active mother to five children. As her children moved to Arizona, in 1990 Joan and husband Al made the move to Tucson, AZ. She is survived by her husband of 52-years, Alfred Raymond Gaudett, 5 children: Donna Marie Bovee, William Edward Rodrigues, Norma Jean Alvarez, Robert Lyle Gaudett, Renee Lynell Processor, her sister Mary Lyons, 13 grandchildren,18 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was loved and will be greatly missed.