Paul Van Cleave, 75, of Billings, a power lineman, died Sept. 26, 2013.
He was born in Bison, S.D., to Earl and Florence (Palmer) Van Cleave on April 12, 1938. He attended Prairie City School, then enlisted in the Army and was awarded a Good Conduct Medal.
On Dec. 29, 1962, he married Toni Eide in Sturgis, S.D.
Survivors include his wife; children, Cristeen Stone of Humble, Texas, Carla Van Cleave of Billings and Calvin JayEarl Van Cleave of Billings; brothers, Everett of Washington, John of Billings and Orman of Washington; sisters, Eilene of Rapid City, Joyce of Virginia and Carol of Bismarck; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services were held Oct. 1 at Cremation and Funeral Gallery. A reception followed at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles on Main Street in the Billings Heights.