STEVEN CASEY ORVIS - BRISTOL - Steven Casey Orvis, 26, passed away July 4, 2013, in Bristol. He was born April 4, 1987, in Burlington, the son of Gerald Orvis and Cheryl Faircloth. He was a delight to be around and he enjoyed spending time with friends and family. He enjoyed sports, baseball, football, an avid Braves fan, and his favorite college basketball team, Duke. He attended Lyndon State College and graduated in December 2011, with a bachelor's degree. He majored in exercise science and minored in physical education. Steven is survived by his mother, Cheryl Faircloth; father, Gerald Orvis and wife; sister, Karen Preston and husband, Burton; sisters of his heart, Marie Heart and Andrea Butterfield; close friends, Ryan Fitzsimmons and wife, Kat, Brian, and Chris Berard and girlfriend, Liz Bradley; grandparents, Rachael Norris and Ronald, and Patricia Orvis; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at Greenwood Cemetery in Bristol. Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Bristol will be in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Middlebury Fire Department Water Rescue, 5 Seymour St., Middlebury, VT 05753; Vermont Police Dive Team, New Haven, VT 05472; or Bristol Fire Department, PO Box 249, Bristol, VT 05443.

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4 South Street Bristol, VT 05443
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Published in The Burlington Free Press on July 7, 2013