Steven J. Gardner

Loving father and loyal friend, passed away on June 29, 2019, at the age of 58, following a car accident.  Steve was an active member of the Billings Community.  He was a great father, coach, mentor, leader and friend to many, and he will be greatly missed.

Steve was born and raised in the River Delta area of California.  He attended Delta High School where he played football, baseball and excelled in academics.  He attended Humboldt State University and received his degree in Forestry with a minor in Business.  After spending several years in the banking industry, he moved with his family to Billings, Montana, to persue his passion in Financial Planning.

Steve was preceded in death by his Dad, Jim, and is survived by his Mom, Bonnie of Avila Beach, CA, brother, Mike (Teresa) of CA, son, Casey Bendure, Sr. (Brittney) of Billings, MT, daughter, Stephanie (Cammeron) of Seattle, WA, and former spouse, Kellie of Billings, MT.  He had three grandchildren (Casey Jr., Brooke, Katie.)

Services will be held at First Presbyterian Church (2520 13th St W) on Thursday, July 25th, at 2pm for those who wish to remember Steve.

Memorials may be made in his honor to Montana Council Boy Scouts, his church, or an organization of your choice.