Leland Collier Bennett (Lee)

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Leland Collier Bennett (Lee) passed away in Great Falls, Mont. on March 11.

Lee was born in Columbia, MD on November 29, 1994, the son of Mary F. Collier and Michael K. Bennett.  He attended school in Big Timber, Heron MT, and graduated from Bozeman High School. Lee attended college at Woodbury University in Burbank, CA.

Lee was married to Callista Mattson on July 14, 2017.  Lee loved writing and recording original music and poetry, and spending time with his family.  He enjoyed snowboarding and traveled across the U.S., Europe and Australia.

Lee is survived by his wife, Callista Orion Bennett; mother, Mary F. Collier; brother, Jeremy Bennett; sister, Megan A. McAuliffe; grandparents, Marilyn Nutter, Bill Bennett, Paulette Bennett and Anne Collier; friends, and family.

Lee is preceded in death by his father, Michael K. Bennett; and his grandfather William G. Collier.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, March 24 at the Big Timber Evangelical Church (302 Bramble Street).  Condolences for the family may be made at www.stenbergfuneralhome.com.