Obituary, Billings Gazette, Billings, Montana,
Dec. 12, 2003.
TEN SLEEP - Services for Paris Bader, 91, will be held Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2003, at 2 p.m. at the Ten Sleep Methodist Church with Rev. Charles Cooper officiating. Visitation will be at the church in Ten Sleep on Tuesday from noon until service time. Internment will follow at the Ten Sleep Cemetery.
He died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003 at the Worland Healthcare and
He was born March 14, 1912, to Fred Lewis and Ethel Maurine (Daughtery) Bader, Sr in Ten Sleep. He was raised on the family ranch in Ten Sleep and attended schools there until his junior year. He then completed his junior and senior years of high school in Worland.
He worked at his grandparent's gasoline station as a young man. Following his schooling, he started a life long career as a rancher. He owned his own ranch, and was also a part of the Otter Creek Grazing Association for many years. He was known for working long, hard hours. He was a good horse trainer and broke a lot of horses.
He enjoyed fishing, and was known for his ability to tease all of his family with his dry sense of humor. He spent his spare time at home where he read and watched television.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Fred "Chief" Bader, Berl Bader and Fay Bader; and sisters Vivian Whaley and Beatrice Kirkpatrick.
He is survived by sisters Maurine Hollercroft of
Veile Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.