Jeremy D. von Staats, 30, of Cotuit, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 9., 2016. Jeremy was born on October 6, 1985 and spent most of his life on the Cape. He was an avid outdoorsman who especially loved fishing, music, and playing with his son. Jeremy loved working on cars and could always be found fixing something. He had a great love for life and was always a kind and thoughtful man. Jeremy will be missed greatly by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
Jeremy leaves behind a son, Derek, whom he considered his greatest accomplishment and loved with all of his heart. In addition he leaves behind a mother, Patricia Almeida and her husband Philip of Pittsfield, his father, Erich von Staats of Marstons Mills, brothers Stephen of San Francisco, Nicholas of Marstons Mills, Joshua of Hyannis, many step brothers and sisters, and longtime beloved girlfriend Mollie Lehane of Marstons Mills.
A funeral service will be held at Our Lady of Victory church in Centerville on Wednesday, April 13th at 10:00. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Jeremy’s son and sent to Derek von Staats Fund, P.O. Box 1541, Marstons Mills, MA 02648.