Leanne Jill Hanson Bidwell, a lifetime Colorado Springs resident, passed suddenly on October 28, 2020. She was born February 8, 1979 to Dorothy (Olson) and LaRue Hanson.
She attended schools in Colorado Springs, but spent a year away and graduated from Colfax High School in Washington State. She attended Pikes Peak Community College and trained to be a CNA. In 1998 her daughter, Madison, was born and adopted by loving parents, Manny and Marcie Ben. Soon after she met her husband, Michael James Bidwell. She was a very devoted wife, and in 2018 became a loving mother to Harlie. Leanne loved spending time with family, visiting the zoo, camping and hiking in the Colorado outdoors.
Leanne is survived by her husband, Mike; daughters, Harlie Quinn Bidwell and Madison Ben; her parents, Dorothy and LaRue Hanson; a sister and her husband, Renae & Jay Hollenbeck; a brother Jeff Hanson; and nephews and niece, Nathan and Ryan Hollenbeck and Sarah Hanson. She is also survived by Mike’s family, his parents, Leslie & Ronald Bidwell; and his sister, Rebecca Drake and her daughters, Victoria and Allea Davis.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Dorothy & LaRue Hanson for Harlie.
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