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925 S 27th Street
BILLINGS, MT 59101
Phone: 406-245-6427
Fax: 406-259-3558
Andrea Bender

Andrea "Andee" Bender

Thursday, August 6th, 1981 - Monday, January 4th, 2021
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Obituary

Andrea’s spirit was sent to heaven on the Wings of a Dove,

Our daughter, Andrea (Andee), was called to be with Jesus in the early morning hours of January 4, 2021. She was born to Rick and Della Bender on August 6, 1981. She was raised and educated in Billings, MT. She graduated from Billings West High with honors in 2000. She attended Rocky Mountain College and MSUB. She did children’s ministerial studies with NNU. She became a Montana Certified Preschool Teacher teaching at Little Dreamer’s daycare

When watching her with the children it was evident that the students loved her. She was very creative and brought vitality into her classroom. She was well liked at the day care where she found her niche in life. She had a huge heart for children and ministering to the children she so dearly loved.

Andrea was preceded in death by loving grandparents Fred and Eunice Bremer and Clarence and Hulda Bender and one uncle and one aunt, she is survived by her parents and her “princess” Yazzie Grace, a Yorkie. Andrea had an extended family of Aunts, Uncles, cousins, second cousins and her parent’s cousins from both the Bender and Bremer families. She had a special relationship for a young child she nannied for and considered him like a son, Bryce Curry.

Andrea you will be sorely missed in our presence. You touched many, many lives both young and old.

Services are 2:00 Saturday, January 9th at Smith’s Downtown Chapel. There will also be a private committal on Monday January 11th at 2:00. Memorials may be made to Little Dreamer’s Learning Center 3212 1st Ave South. Due to Covid restrictions there will not be a gathering following the service and masks are required.
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  • Service

    Saturday, January 9th, 2021 | 2:00pm
    When
    Saturday, January 9th, 2021 2:00pm
    Location
    Smith Downtown Chapel
    Address
    925 South 27th Street
    BILLINGS, MT 59101
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Dania Wong

Posted at 06:25pm
Aloha Rick and Della,
This is your cousin, Dania McManus Wong (daughter of Rosemary & Don McManus) sending my sincere condolences for your loss.

Carol Whittle

Posted at 07:53pm
Dear Della & Rick; I am so saddened to hear of Andrea's death. My sincere condolences. I know you were wonderful parents and must be deeply in grief. My love to you
Carol Whittle
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Bernadette Ellis

Posted at 01:48pm
Oh my dear Della,
I am so shocked and saddened to hear about Andrea's passing. I can only imagine how lost you must be feeling. My heart goes out to you and your family. You are in my prayers.
Bernadette Ellis
KA

Kena Althoff

Posted at 09:49pm
I worked with Andee at Poly Drive School. She was such a bright spirit and had a way of making you feel special by her kind words. Andee always looked beautiful, and you could see that she loved working with the kids at Poly. I am saddened to hear of her passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
KS

Kristi Schiff

Posted at 02:44pm
Rick and Della so sorry to hear of Andrea’s passing. So many memories of your association at St. John’s and Andrea being there with you. Grandpa Clarence has welcomed her in heaven. Steve and I know the heartbreak of losing a daughter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Steve and Kristi Schiff
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