W. Lee “Bear” Hurt, who worked in construction, died the morning of Monday, April 8, 2013.
He graduated from University of Montana with a degree in education and taught for a year. He then went to work for various construction companies, most notably Fisher Construction, Empire Sand and Gravel and the Montana Department of Transportation.
He had received care from RiverStone Hospice.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Mary Lou of Billings; a daughter, Tiffanie; and four granddaughters.
At his request, no services were planned. Arrangements were by Cremation & Funeral Gallery. His ashes will be dispersed on the Antlers Ranch north of Meeteetse, Wyo.
Memorials may be made to the Audubon Conservation Education Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd., Billings, MT 59101.