SARATA, JAMES DANIEL
Of Pleasant Lake passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday, October 29, 2012 age 29 years. He is survived by his daughter Hazyl Lynn “Little Buddy”, his parents James and Valerie Sarata. Siblings; Trina (Ernie) Head, Gina Sarata, Sabrina (Jaime) Vowels, Jason (Kristin) Sarata and Christina Sarata. Aunts and uncles; Vicki (Arnold) Hicks, Mike (Diana) Schultz, Carol (Roger) LaMarre, Jackie (Dennis) Angel, Jerry Sarata, Doug (Sherri) Sarata and Mary (Kurt) Nichols. Nieces and nephews; Chance, Caden, James Robert, Ashton, Reed, Peyton and Josie. James was preceded in death by his sister Marlina Sarata, grandparents George and Dorothy Sarata and Victor and Doris Schultz. Aunt Margie Pettie and niece Britney Head.
James was a graduate of Northwest High School. After high school, James established his own business, Dreamworks Tile Company. James was very passionate about his work and was featured in the Parade of Homes. James loved to have fun and was always smiling. He loved to make others laugh. James loved the lake and water. He enjoyed wakeboarding, snowboarding, and football. He was always a true believer in the Detroit Lions. James was a great man who would help anyone anytime. He was a kind and loving father, son, brother, and friend. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church on Friday at 10:30 AM with Father James Shaver officiating. Interment will follow at Roseland Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the Desnoyer Funeral Home on Thursday from 3 to 7 PM with a Scripture Service at 6 PM.
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