Kristin K. Meek

Kristin Kay Meek, 42, of Kansas City, Mo., died Wednesday morning, March 9, 2011, at the University of Kansas Hospital. Kristin was born March 3, 1969, at Mountain Home A.F.B. Idaho.

Kristin K. Meek

Kristin had a bachelor of fine art degree from Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., and was an accomplished painter and jewelry designer.

She is survived by parents, Stephen and Ysleta (Beall) Meek of Leavenworth; her sister, Chanda Meek of Fairbanks, Alaska; and long time boyfriend, Jason Beason of Kansas City, Mo.

Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 19, 2011, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 3 p.m. at the funeral home after the visitation with Rev. Richard Arnold presiding. Cremation will follow the service. Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.