Maria Maister, 19, of Spartanburg, S.C., and formerly of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.
She was born July 29, 1994, to Victor and Vicki Maister.
Miss Maister was a native of Erie, Pa., and grew up in Port Charlotte. She attended Port Charlotte High School and graduated from James F. Byrnes High School in Spartanburg. Maria was a loving sister to her only sister, Erica Maister. She was the most caring daughter and was loved by her mother Vicki and her stepfather Mike Christopherson. Maria was a talented artist, a good listener, and an amazing speaker. She always put others first. Her infectious smile will be greatly missed.
Maria is survived by her mother, Vicki; her father, Victor; stepfather, Mike; uncle, Nikolay Lozko; aunts, Irina (Eugene) Popov and Natasha Oriol; sister, Erica Maister: maternal grandparents, Elena and Peter Lozko; paternal grandfather, Alex Maister; and special friend, Mack Broom.
A visitation was held Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at Eggers Funeral Home in Boiling Springs, S.C.. A graveside service was held Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, officiated by Minister Peter Nestertsob. Condolences may be sent online at www.eggersfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were by Eggers Funeral Home, Boiling Springs.