June 26, 2013 | Volume 100 / Number 26

Barbara Tremper


Barbara (Dockery) Tremper, 84, of Polson, died on Friday, June 7, 2013, of Alzheimer’s disease at Footsteps Memory Care at The Springs in Missoula.

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Born Nov. 30, 1928, to Raymond E. and Bohnda Akins Dockery in Lewistown, she attended Fergus County High School, and was active in drama and music.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Montana in 1950, and pursued a number of degrees and careers over the next 50 years, all while raising six children. Her graduate degrees and professional accreditations include CPA, MBA and J.D.

She pursued careers in secondary e...

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