Kim Cleasby Beeler, 51, of Billings, passed away Nov. 23, 2008, at St. Vincent Healthcare.
She was born in Eau Claire, Wis., on June 13, 1957, to Beth Batten and Buzz Cleasby. She moved to Billings in the '60s and graduated from West High and went on to attend Eastern Montana College. She enjoyed family and adored her children. She was very proud of her children and grandchildren. Kim found strength in friendships and pleasure in reading.
Kim is survived by her children, Autumn Kring (Kyle), Ashleigh George (Mike) and Matthew Beeler; her mother, Beth Batten (stepdad Dean Batten); brothers Tom Cleasby (Roxie), Mark Cleasby and Steve Cleasby; sisters Karrie Cleasby and Zoe Smith; grandchildren Jasmyne, Michaelah, Jameson, Alex, Michenna, Kolby and Adyson; her companion, Nick Herring; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Kim was preceded in death by her son, Zachary Beeler; father Buzz Cleasby; and maternal grandparents.
Cremation has taken place. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary. Condolences may be left for the family at www.michelottisawyers.com.