Brandon L. Root, 31, of Fargo passed away on March 29th, 2016 in Billings, MT surrounded by family. He was born on October 26, 1984 in Billings, MT, son of Michael and Donna (Zankowski) Root. He graduated from Fargo South High School in 2003. With the help of his teammates, Brandon dominated the soccer field for 4 years as a Bruin. While continuing his soccer career at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, he graduated with a degree in Communication Studies.
Brandon was an employee of the Boys & Girls Club and the Fargo Youth Commission. During his free time, he enjoyed golfing, camping, snowboarding, and bonfires at the lakes with his friends. He enjoyed time with his family, especially his nieces and cousins. Brandon will always be remembered for his crazy antics and clever sense of humor.
Brandon was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ben and Oni (Cain) Root, his father, Michael Root, and his uncle, Mark Holzer. He is survived by his loving family and many, many friends.
Memorial Service in Billings will be held Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 at 10:00 am, Billings Heights Baptist Church, 810 Garnet Ave, Billings, MT 59105. There will also be a memorial service in Fargo, ND at St. John Lutheran Church, 1710 5th St. S, on Saturday April 9, 11:00am.