HOLLY RIDGE - Caleb Stember, 12, of Holly Ridge, died Oct. 5, 2013, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at New River Community Church with the Revs. David Douglas Stallings, Andre Persun and Brenda Vega officiating.
He began playing soccer at age four for Dixon Soccer Club and was currently a player for the 00 Coastal Surge boys Classic Soccer Club.
Survivors include his parents, Anthony and Victoria Stember; sisters, Kyrsten and Makayla Stember; brother, Joshua Stember, all of Holly Ridge; paternal grandfather, Larry Stember of Westerville, Ohio; and maternal grandparents, Tom and Connie Lalley of Weedville, Pa. and Alan and Pat Peters of Dayton, Ohio.
The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Condolences may be left at jonesfh.org.