Laverne Barbara Paulson, 74, who had worked at several jobs, died June 23, 2012.
She was born Sept. 12, 1938. She graduated from Absarokee High School, Billings Business College, beautician school and computer school. On Feb. 9, 1974, she married Norman R. Paulson at Yellowstone Boys Ranch in Billings.
She had worked at Yellowstone National Park, as a bookkeeper for Grinell and Co., as a beautician and as a switchboard operator at Billings Clinic.
Mrs. Paulson was secretary and treasurer for a time for the Yellowstone Good Sam Club and was a patient advocate for the Laurel Rest Home.
Survivors include her husband; stepdaughters, Louise Barman and Lanae Paulson Morgan; stepson, Lowell Paulson; and a brother, Ronald Carstens.
At her request, there will be no services. A family gathering will be held later in Absarokee. Arrangements are in the care of Dahl Funeral Chapel.