Stephen Adam Borris, 20, died on May 12, 2004, at a Great Falls hospital.
A rosary was held on Monday at 7 p.m. at the Old Eagle Shields in Browning. The funeral Mass was on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Little Flower Parish with burial at the Willow Creek Cemetery in Browning.
Stephen was born on Nov. 2, 1983.
Stephen loved being around friends and family. He enjoyed playing basketball and always seemed on top of the world. If there was a crowd around, Stephen always seemed to be there. He was a son, grandson, brother, nephew, uncle, cousin and a friend to many people. We will always have him in our hearts and memories.
Survivors include his parents, Iva Jensen of Havre and David Borris of Ronan; sisters, Candace Dess of Havre and Cassie and Kodi Ann Borris of Ronan; brother, David Borris of Ronan; brother-in-law, Mike Dess of Havre; grandparents, Angeline HeavyRunner Jensen of Great Falls and Willie Borris of Florence; uncles, Ben HeavyRunner, Ira Jensen, Richard Jensen, Roger Jensen, Jerry Leagerquist, Bill Burrows and Gabe Brouard; aunts, Sue Oakes, Angel Brouard, Lisa Golden, Lynelle Jensen, Linda Burroows, Pat Carlson and Mary HeavyRunner; one niece and one nephew; numerous cousins; and a special friend, Melissa Custer and her daughter, Amya.