BLAINE MATTHEW ASAM Blaine Matthew Asam was born on October 15, 1998 in Riverside, CA and went home to be with the Lord on June 6, 2013. He was an 8th grader at Woodcrest Christian Middle School and was recently awarded Valedictorian, and attended the school system since kindergarten. Blaine is survived by his sister Kylie; his grandfather David Asam; his Aunt Lisa and Uncle Jeff Nelson, Uncles Darryle, Dan, Dennis and Derek, Aunt Sandy and many cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mike and Shannon Asam, brother Brennen; and his grandmother Linda Asam. Blaine was extremely athletic and loved to spend his time playing soccer, playing video games and hanging out with his many friends. He was a member of the back-to-back league champion soccer team at his school and played with MGFM Soccer Club. Blaine especially loved going on family vacations, and recently visited Kenya, London and Paris. Last summer he went on a 10-day cruise to the Mediterranean visiting Italy, Turkey, Greece, France and Spain. The highlight of the cruise for Blaine was going to Camp Nou, FC Barcelona Stadium. A memorial service for Blaine will be held at The Grove Community Church, located at 19900 Grove Community Drive, Riverside, CA 92508 at 10:00 a.m. on June 15, 2013. Reception immediately following the services. "Our family chain is broken and nothing seems the same, but God calls us one by one, and the chain will link again."