Tyson Kirby Goetz, 40, a mechanic and welder, died Jan. 1, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 17, 1972, to Calvin and Sylva Joy (Wacker) Goetz in Hettinger, N.D. He attended elementary school and high school in Miles City. He attended Miles Community College and graduated with the Job Corps.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years, Sara; children, Andrew Kirby, River James, Brayden Marshall and TyLeigh Jane; a granddaughter; brothers, Steve and Dave; and his mother.
Services were held Jan. 7 at Dahl Funeral Chapel. Arrangements were in the care of Dahl Funeral Chapel.
A memorial fund has been set up at Stockman Bank, 800 Main St., Billings, MT 59105.