McCARTY, STEPHEN W. Steve McCarty, 63, passed away with his family by his side on February 1, 2013. Steve was born on September 30, 1948 in Imperial Beach, California to Ireland and Grace McCarty. Steve loved sports and was a gifted athlete. He loved to play baseball, basketball, and golf. Steve also had a passion for history and loved to read. Steve was proud to be the first person in his family to attended college, putting himself through San Diego State and Western State Law School. Steve used his education to further his business of developing property and building custom homes. Steve was also a very proud grandfather or "Popi" as he was called by his four grandchildren. Steve will be missed by his many family and friends. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, February 16th, at 11:00 at the Chula Vista Presbyterian Church, 940 Hilltop Drive, Chula Vista, CA 91911.