Steven Chen |

Steven Chen

A memorial for Steven Chen, 11, a Carson City resident for the past eight years, will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Walton’s Chapel of the Valley in Carson City.

Steven died March 31, 2005 in Auburn, Calif., as the result of an automobile accident. His mother, Xixi Ma, also died from the accident.

He was born Dec. 4, 1993, in Berkeley, Calif., to Beiyi Chen and Xixi Ma.

Steven was a fifth-grader at Bordewich-Bray Elementary School. He was a member of the Boys and Girls Club of Western Nevada.

Among his survivors are his father, Beiyi Chen of Carson City.

Cremation is under the direction of Walton’s Chapel of the Valley.

Walton’s Chapel of the Valley is in charge of arrangements.