EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

January 9, 2013

Karsten Alexander Dardas

Manchester, N.H. — Karsten Alexander Dradas, infant son of Shawn Dardas and Nicole Charland passed away suddenly, Saturday, January 5 at Elliott Hospital Manchester, N.H. Karsten was born June 21, 2011 in Manchester, N.H.

Although Karsten was only with us for a short period of time, he was able to touch the lives of so many people with just a simple smile. Karsten was without a doubt All boy with a huge heart and a love for everyone, including his favorite pal, Mickey Mouse. Karsten will live on in our hearts forever, for he is now our little guardian angel watching over us always from up above.

Besides his parents Karsten is survived by his maternal grandparents, Roy Charland of Atkinson, N.H. and Beverly Charland of Fremont, N.H.; his paternal grandmother Alexandra Dardas of Lawrence, his maternal great-grandparents Joan and Arthur White of Ft. Orange, Fla., and Lucille Charland of Peabody. He also leaves his aunt, Sara Charland of Atkinson, N.H. and Steven, Thomas, Cindy Dardas and Linda Jezylo all of Lawrence.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends will be received at visiting hours for Karsten on Thursday January 10 from 3 to 7 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. The funeral service and burial will be private.

To send the Dardas family an online condolence or for directions please visit www.cataudellafh.com.