Florette lived through the depression, lived in the U.S., Australia, Scotland, and England and raised four lovely kids. She enjoyed being an actress, singer and dancer in the 1940s. She was in two films: House of Fear with Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Day and Night with Cary Grant. Her primary love was light opera, and she was in many productions touring the United States and Canada. She was best known in the production of Desert Sands.