Age 64, of Lansing, MI, passed away May 5, 2013. She was born January 12, 1949, in Des Moines, IA, daughter of Bethel Ray Ballard and Ruth Dorothy (Bush) Ballard.
Kathryn served many years on the board of Hunters Ridge Condominiums and was an executive assistant at Ladderman Law Firm. She attended Christ Community Church.
She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Warren “Tim” Beam and stepson William Timothy Beam. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Dorothy Oesterle; in-laws, William Tully Beam and Dorothy Elaine Beam; and brother-in-law. Nathan Elias Beam.
The funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Christ Community Church, 227 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing, with Pastor Michael Dunkelberger officiating. Interment will follow in Deepdale Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to her church, Riverwalk Theatre or the American Cancer Society.