- After a
lifelong battle Steven, 25, bravely broke away the chains of
Congenital Heart Defect and passed away in Portland. Born and
raised in Stayton, Steven volunteered at the Sublimity Fire
Department. He dreamed of being a Fire Fighter for the FDNY
and would often read many books about New York firefighters
and the rescue team.
loved to relax with his brothers while fishing and hunting,
swimming, going for long drives in the country, spending time
with his nieces and nephews, and playing with his dogs Teddy,
Copper, Rusty, and Dahlia. He also loved going to his fathers
job sites or working on projects around the house with his
father as well.
is survived by his parents Steven J. and Ronelle Lulay of
Stayton; maternal grandparents: Jerome and Lavone Grossman of
Stayton; paternal grandmother: Jean Lulay of Salem; sisters:
Tina Lulay and nephew Aidan Lulay of Stayton, Jennifer (Eric)
Pantovich, nephews Drake, Carter and Niece Lydianna of
Silverton, Amanda (Kenny) Foltz, niece Ellie and nephew Lucas
of Lyons, and Mary (Brett) Bartlett of Lyons; brothers: Nick (Karrie)
Lulay, nephew James of Baker City and Chris (Megan) Lulay of
Ione; Steven is
preceded in death by his paternal grandfather Francis Lulay
and nieces Maddilynn and Gracelynn Foltz.
will be Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 6:30 pm and Mass of
Christian Burial will be Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 11:00 am
both at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Stayton,
where he was a member. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery
in Stayton. Contributions may be made to ACHA (Adult
Congenital Heart Association) at 3300 Henry Avenue, suite 112,
Philadelphia PA 19129. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.