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Seth N. Stariha

Seth N. Stariha

Seth N. Stariha, 15, Lake Nebagamon, Wis., passed away on July 23, 2014, as the result of a car accident.

He was born on Sept. 14, 1998, in Duluth, Minn. to Nicholas and Candace (Rozell) Stariha.

He was a student at Northwestern High School and would have started 10th grade in the fall.

Seth enjoyed golf, trap shooting, four-wheeling, camping, fishing, water skiing and tubing. He lived his life with no fear and had an amazing sense of adventure. "He was the nicest boy you could ever meet." Seth always had a smile on his face and was an amazing friend to so many. He had a great love for children and loved to play with his little sister, cousins and family friends. Seth was a typical boy through and through and loved spending time "working" with his grandpas.

In addition to his parents, Seth is survived by two sisters, Natasha and Isabelle Stariha, both of Lake Nebagamon; paternal grandparents, Jim and Rita Stariha, South Range; maternal grandparents, Tom and Terri Rozell, Lake Nebagamon; paternal great-grandmother, Patricia Martineau, Superior; paternal great-grandparents, Jim and Charlene Stariha, Superior; maternal great-grandmother, Delores Rozell, Lake Nebagamon; paternal aunt, Melissa (Mike) Hoeffling and their children, Matt, Logan and Lilly, South Range; maternal aunt, Jeni (Ryan Ducart) Rozell, Superior and many aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his paternal great-grandfather, Paul Martineau; paternal great-great-grandparents, Peter and Regina Gronski; maternal great-grandfathers, Melvin Rozell and Frank "Buddha" Kangas.

Visitation will begin at 10:30 a.m. and will continue until the 12 Noon Memorial Mass on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with Rev. James Tobolski as celebrant.

A luncheon will be held at the Hawthorne Town Hall following the Memorial Mass. All friends and family are invited to attend.

Burial will be in the Lake Nebagamon Cemetery.

Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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