ALBA — Tyler S. Antaya, age 11, of Alba, formerly of Mancelona, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. He was born on Jan. 11, 2002, in Kennett, Mo.
Tyler was a sixth grader at Mancelona Middle School, where he was an honor roll student. He loved baseball and was a member of the Mancelona Ironmen District Championship Team of 2013.
Tyler enjoyed video games, the great outdoors, camping, fishing and dirt biking. He was an amazing big brother and was known as the protector of the family. Tyler was a special person and will be deeply missed by his family and his many friends.
Tyler is survived by his loving parents, Amanda and Raymond Weier Jr. and Jamie E. and Rebecca Seabolt; his brothers and sisters, Alison N. Antaya, of Alba, Audra F. Seabolt, of Kalkaska, Raymond L. Weier III, of Alba, Xsavior M. Holloway, “His Brother From Another Mother,” of Kalkaska, Brittney M. Weier, of Alba, and Jamie E. Seabolt Jr., of Traverse City.
Visitation for Tyler will be held today, Nov. 6, from 5 to 8 p.m., and on Thursday from 1 to 8 p.m., at Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Friday, Nov. 8, at 2 p.m., at the Kalkaska Church of Christ, with Dan Johnson and Pastor Mark McCool officiating.
Memorials may be given to the family of Tyler Antaya, c/o 106 S. Cherry St., Kalkaska, MI 49646.
Condolences may be left online at www.wolfeoneill.com.
Arrangements were made by Wolfe-O’Neill Funeral Home, our family serving yours.