OAKLAND, N.J. -- Dietrich Christopher "Dieter" Kamm of Oakland died on Tuesday, Jan. 10. He was 18.
Kamm was born in Denver in 1998 and had lived in Chicago and Minnesota before moving to Oakland when he was 7 years old.
He enjoyed many sports and played for the Oakland Braves Baseball Team, Indian Hills Ice Hockey as well as many other teams in the area including: The Jesters, The NJ Alliance and The Bandits.
Kamm was passionate about the outdoors, especially skiing, backpacking, fishing, climbing and kayaking.
He is survived by his parents, Kim and Dieter; sisters Kayla and Lauren; and brother Ryan Leo.
Funeral arrangements were handled by the Oakland Memorial Home, 330 Ramapo Valley Road, Oakland. It can be reached by calling (201) 337-6161.
Viewing was Sunday.
His funeral is set for 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16, at St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 17 Pompton Ave., Pompton Lakes. Those attending are asked to arrive at the church by 9:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be sent to: St. Mary’s Youth Ministry, 17 Pompton Ave., Pompton Lakes, N.J. 07442.