Stephen Daniel Whitaker
Nov 10, 1985 - May 27, 2013
WHITAKER, Stephen Daniel
11-10-1985 to 5-27-2013
Stephen died unexpectedly on 5-27-2013 in Sacramento, CA. The cause of death is believed to be a heart attack. He is survived by his parents, Irv and Marilyn Whitaker of Sebastopol, his brother, Michael of Santa Rosa, his beloved girlfriend, Sylvia Montes and their dog Henry. Steve was born in Santa Rosa and attended Gravenstein School. He graduated from Analy High School in 2003, He then attended Santa Rosa Junior College and Sacramento State University,
Steve was a funny and happy guy, who loved sports and played soccer from an early age. He also played baseball and football but his real love was basketball, which he played though middle and high school. He continued to follow basketball and was always eager to discuss the Warriors or Lakers.
He also was very involved with drama and speech and debate, and Steve loved a good argument.
His other true interest was computers. From an early age he figured out how things worked and was always on the frontline of emerging technologies. While in high school, he built his own computers and was chosen to attend a special Cisco program. In recent years he worked at various communication companies including; Apple, Comcast, and most recently AT&T.
Steve will be fondly remembered for his big personality and truly missed by his many friends, aunts and uncles, cousins, and by his co-workers. A memorial celebration in his honor will be held June 9, 2013 at 103 Stratford Ct, Roseville, CA 95661 at 5:00 PM.