Scores gather in Helena to remember Jean Baucus
HELENA (AP) — A crowd of more than 150 people gathered at one of Jean Baucus' favorite spots, the Montana Club, to remember the rancher, matriarch and arts patron.
Baucus, the mother of U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, died at her Helena home on Dec. 10 at age 94. She was the granddaughter of pioneer stockgrowers Henry and Alberta Sieben, and she raised her three children — Max, John and Karen — in Helena and on the family ranch 20 miles away.
The Independent Record reports that scores of people gathered Tuesday for a memorial at the Helena landmark.
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