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E. Dixie Tremain

January 2, 1923 - August 29, 2017

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In Loving Memory of Dixie Tremain

E. Dixie Tremain passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Warm Beach Nursing Center. She was 94 years old.

Born near Tonasket, Washington, on January 2, 1923, to Elmer and Carlene Colbert, Dixie attended a one room school house and graduated from Tonasket High School at age 16. She continued her education at Seattle Pacific University where she met her husband Chester Tremain. Chet and Dixie were married on October 22, 1943. For 42 years Dixie was a...

In Loving Memory of Dixie Tremain

E. Dixie Tremain passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Warm Beach Nursing Center. She was 94 years old.

Born near Tonasket, Washington, on January 2, 1923, to Elmer and Carlene Colbert, Dixie attended a one room school house and graduated from Tonasket High School at age 16. She continued her education at Seattle Pacific University where she met her husband Chester Tremain. Chet and Dixie were married on October 22, 1943. For 42 years Dixie was a Minister's wife in the Free Methodist denomination serving in Oregon and Washington. Her willingness to be of service was valued by all who knew her. Chet passed away in 1986.

In the years since the death of her husband, Dixie lived in Marysville, Snohomish and finally in Warm Beach Senior Community. She traveled, did volunteer work, was involved in her church and used her talent for any type of hand crafts which she enjoyed.

Dixie was predeceased by her parents Elmer and Carlene (Umscheid) Colbert; her siblings, Roy (Barie), Mark Colbert and Marlyn Colbert and her husband Chester Tremain.

Her legacy lives on in her sons, Duane (Theresa) and David (Cindy) Tremain; her five grandchildren, Ryan (Devon), Tyler (Lisa), Aaron (Kim), Matthew and Christina Tremain and her great grandson, Moses Tremain.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Dixie Tremain will be held at Beachwood Warm Beach Senior Community,20420 Marine Drive in Stanwood; Saturday, September 16 at 2:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kids to Camp Program-Horsemanship Camp, Warm Beach Camp, 20800 Marine Drive, Stanwood, Washington 98292.