By HDN Staff
BILLINGS Leon Long Fox, Jr., 31, died Thursday, July 12, 2001 of a single-vehicle accident on Highway 191 south of Hays.
Wake and rosary services were Sunday in the Chief Nosey Center at Lodge Pole. Funeral Mass was scheduled for 10 a.m. today at the Colliflower Family Ranch with burial to follow in the Colliflower Family Cemetery. A memorial service is set for 8 p.m. Friday at J.D.'s in Billings.
Long Fox was born May 8, 1970 at Denver, Colo. to Gladys Colliflower and Leon Long Fox, Sr. He was raised in Billings and attended Rimrock Elementary and Lincoln Junior High and graduated from Billings Senior High School in 1988.
Long Fox enjoyed playing pool, fishing, hinting and spending time with his friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Madeline (Skinner) Colliflower and Leo and Violet (Sebastian) Long Fox, and several cousins.
Survivors include his fiance, Traci Braley of Billings; stepdaughter, Kylie Braley of Billings; mother, Gladys Colliflower of Billings; father, Leon Long Fox, Sr. of Hays; brothers, James Cochran of Hardin, Parker Colliflower of Fort Belknap, Brandon Long Fox of Billings, Shawn Duckett of Billings; sisters, Terri Long Fox of Hays, Kelly Long Fox and Kathy Poast, both of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Tammy Kelsch of Beulah, N.D., Bobbi Jo Zueger of Bismarck, N.D. and Morgann Long Fox of Billings; numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Memorials may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, Montana Chapter, 29 Alderson Ave., Billings, MT 59102; Northwest Kidney Foundation, P.O. Box 3035, Seattle, WA 98114, or Northwest Tissue Center, 921 Terry Ave., Seattle, WA 98104.
Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.