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Steven Majerus, 31

Steven Andrew Majerus, 31, Hoffman, North Carolina, formerly of Melrose, died Tuesday, February 18, 2014 from a motorcycle accident in Southern Pines, North Carolina.

Steven was born July 2, 1982 in Paynesville to Steven and Patricia (Holland) Majerus. He attended Melrose High School and graduated from Jefferson High School in Alexandria. He had been involved in Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts and had been a member of the Melrose Junior High wrestling team. Steven worked for various construction companies until moving to North Carolina where he started his own business. He enjoyed fishing, riding motorcycles, and spending time with his daughters.

Survivors include his life partner, Emily Ross of Hoffman, NC; daughters, Jaedyn and Anabella, both at home; father, Steve "Buzzy" Majerus of Hoffman, NC; mother, Patricia Holland of Grey Eagle; stepfather, Mark Woeste of Grey Eagle; brother, Travis Majerus (Trista Rohde) of St. Cloud; sisters, Victoria (Adam) Killmer of Malvern, PA and Liberty Kircher of Grey Eagle; grandparents, Melvin and Pat Millard of Mountain View, MO, Bill and Mary Holland of Delta, PA, and Alvina Woeste of Melrose; and nieces and nephews.

Steven was preceded in death by his brother, William "Squig" Majerus; friends, Kip Ulrich, Ryan Hill and Cass Kraker; grandparents, Leo and Hildegard Majerus and Sylvester Woeste; aunt, Alvina Beckermann; and uncle, Mark Zimmer.

A funeral service was held Monday, February 24 at St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Melrose with the Rev. Kevin Mann officiating. Interment was at Oak Hill Cemetery in Melrose.

Serving as casket bearers were Travis Majerus, Adam Killmer, Adam Finken, Daniel Millard, Josh Finken, Lonnie Majerus, Damion Majerus and James Holland.

Arrangements are with Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose;