Michael P. DeMaria, 22, lost his battle with addiction and passed away the morning of December 10, 2017. Born in Akron on July 22, 1995, Michael grew up in Cuyahoga Falls and was a 2013 graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School, where he was played football and was a wrestler. Michael was a member of Cub Scout Pack #3161 and Boy Scouts Troop #182, achieving the rank of Life scout. As a kid Michael played baseball for Cuyahoga Falls Little League North. Michael had currently worked for UPS and had recently been accepted into the Logistics Program at Aurora Community College in Aurora, CO. Michael loved being Italian and was very proud of his Italian-American Heritage.
Michael was a loving and caring person always willing to help out family & friends when they needed it.
Michael was preceded in death by his grandparents Phillip II & Lucia Capone, Carroll & Shirley Martin, and grandfather Robert A. Heidt, Sr.; aunt Rebecca Wilson. He is survived by his mother Gail DeMaria-Heidt & father Bob Heidt; brother Daniel and grandmother Betty Nigh, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, & his canine friend, Vinnie.
A Celebration of Michael's Life will take place on Saturday, 12 pm at the Christ Community Chapel, 750 W. Streetsboro Rd. in Hudson, where the family will receive friends beginning at 10 am until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Michael's memory to Restore Addiction Recovery c/o Christ Community Chapel 750 W. Streetsboro St. Hudson OH 44236or by going to www.restoreaddictionrecovery.com