CARIBOU and BRISTOL, Conn. – Steven P. Stairs, 52, of Bristol, Conn., died unexpectedly Friday, April 3, 2009, at home. Steven was born July 10, 1956, in Caribou, a son of Jeannette (Ouellette) Stairs of Caribou and the late Claude Stairs. After graduating from high school, Class of 1974, Steven moved to Bristol, Conn., where he was employed at Tollman Spring. In addition to his mother, Steven leaves his adored son, David P. Stairs of Bristol, Conn., of whom he was a devoted father. He also leaves four brothers and a sister-in-law, Roderick and April Stairs of Wolcott, Conn., David C. Stairs of Caribou, William Stairs of Presque Isle and Jeffrey Stairs of Bristol, Conn.; a sister and brother-in-law, Cheryl and Craig Bossie of Caribou; a grandmother, Regina Ouellette of Caribou; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. A service was held 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, Conn. A memorial Mass will be celebrated in Caribou at a later date with time to be announced towards the end of May by Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to McCabe-Waters Little League, P.O. Box 2524, Bristol, CT 06011-2524. Online guest book available at www.mocklerfuneralhome.com.