Anna Beyl, 92, of Miles City, MT, formerly of Rosebud, MT, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family.
Anna was born August 25, 1926 in Burr, Nebraska to Gottlieb and Maria (Wallbaum) Abel. They moved to Minnesota (Aitkin) in 1928, where she attended school. They then moved to Fairview, MT in the early 1940’s. Anna moved to Forsyth, MT around 1946, where she met her husband, Ernest Beyl.
On March 16, 1948 Anna married Ernest in Forsyth. They were members of the Concordia Lutheran Church. They had 11 children. They farmed there until moving to the Miles City area in 1967 where they continued to farm. Anna was a hard worker, taking care of family. She gardened, sewed, canned, quilted, cross-stitched, and helped in the fields when needed. When not working she loved playing cards. They retired from farming in 1972 and moved into Miles City. Anna took a job at Red Rock Hotel and Supper Club. About a year later she was employed at Miles City Laundry where she worked until she retired.
Anna is survived by her sons; Mike, Tom, Ed, Dale, and Les of Miles City, Larry of Tekoa, Washington, and her daughters; Patricia (John) Murnion of Jordan, Montana and Cindy (Sheldon) Arnold of Miles City, 15 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren.
Anna was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest, her son, Conrad, her daughters, Cheryl and Sandra, her grandson, Michael, her 2 brothers, Heinrick and Albert, her 4 sisters, Louise, Lydia, Gladys, and Gertrude, her mother and father, Maria and Gottlieb Abel, and her granddaughter, Thomasina.
Funeral Services will be celebrated on Thursday, April 4 at 10 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Miles City. The Reverend Howard Schreibeis will be the celebrant. Following the service, a luncheon will be served in the parish hall. Everyone is invited. Interment will be at 3 pm in the Forsyth Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www.stevensonandsons.com.