Karen Ellithorpe, 60, of Billings, who lived for her family, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012.
She was born in Tyndal, S.D., to Ruth Peters and Albert Smith. She married Robert Ellithorpe on Dec. 1, 1970, in Cody, Wyo.
Survivors include her husband; children, Toby Ellithorpe, Charity Ellithorpe and Holly Ellithorpe; brothers and sisters, Ron Smith, Mary Tadlock and Christina Lord; mother; and grandchildren.
No services were planned. Arrangements were by Cremation & Funeral Gallery.