Wyatt James Ketchum, 16, of Stella, died at home on Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
A funeral service is at 2 p.m. Monday at Jones Funeral Home Chapel in Swansboro with the Rev. Daniel Trott officiating. Burial will follow at Seaside Memorial Park.
Wyatt was a junior at Croatan High School.
He is survived by his parents, George and Debra Ketchum of the home; four brothers, George Ketchum II of Stella, Jason Ketchum of Jacksonville, Ryan Souder of Nebraska and Garrett Ketchum of the home; three sisters, Nicole Blevins of Stella, Natalie Odom of Stella and Ashley Burroughs of Colorado; paternal grandparents, George and Jackie Ketchum of Stella; and maternal grandmother, Carol Pitassi of Pittsburgh, Pa. Wyatt also leaves numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins to cherish his memory.
Wyatt was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Karl Pitassi.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until 2 p.m. before the service on Monday.
Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home of Swansboro. Electronic condolences may be left for the family at www.jonesfh.org.