Jordan Loriss (1989 - 2016)

  • "Jordan, you were my friend and co-worker. If I would have..."
    - Annie Kerns
  • "My heart aches for you & your family. I know words will..."
    - Pam Winters
  • "Prayers for All! We love you Eric and Teri."
    - Mike & Stace' Burruss
  • "Teri, So very sorry to hear about Jordan and how he..."
    - Alison Riley
  • "Our hearts are truly saddened, we loved Jordan,he spent..."
    - Eileen Walnum

Jordan Reid Loriss, age 26, of Colorado Springs, CO. ended his life on April 6, 2016 in Cañon City, CO. He suffered from bipolar disorder, depression and severe migraines.
Jordan was born December 8, 1989 in Ocala and grew up in Crystal River, FL. He moved to Colorado in 2010 and had found his home. He loved to skydive and snowboard as well as go rock climbing and hiking. Jordan had a high IQ and put that to use by writing computer code and creating objects on his 3-D printer. He loved to read, watch movies and listen to music. He always had a spark in his eye and was always looking for the next thrill that life could bring.
Jordan is survived by his parents Eric and Teri Loriss, Augusta, GA., his brother and sister-in-law Justin and Megan Loriss, East Lyme, CT. nephew and niece, Sully and Elise,and uncles, aunts, cousins and friends
His ashes were spread in a private ceremony at Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, and the Incline - some of his favorite places.
Donations in his memory can be made to the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (links below), or any organization that supports bipolar research or suicide prevention.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on June 8, 2016