Dustin Michael was born in Waukesha on September 26, 1986, son of William and Brenda (Black) Vander Heyden. On May 25, 2010 he married Minnie Grimmenga in Jefferson.
Dustin was recently studying at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Watertown.
Survivors include his wife, Minnie, of Watertown; his mother, Brenda, of Johnson Creek; a son, Dominic; four step children, Shadoe Star, Dove Whisper, Ocean Eagle and Willow; a granddaughter, Phoenyx Rose; maternal grandmother, Diana Black of Lake Mills; paternal grandmother, Noreen Gunnaway of Alabama; step-grandmother, Diane Vander Heyden of Washington; four brothers, Ryan (Blerta) of Johnson Creek, Cody (Allie Ziegler) of Beaver Dam, Matthew (Joelle Root) of Lake Mills, Caleb of Waukesha; two half brothers, Jesse and Cody; a half sister, Sarah, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Larry Black and paternal grandfather, Robert Vander Heyden.
A memorial services will be held on Thursday June 26, 2014 at 6 pm at the Hafemeister Funeral Home in Watertown. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 pm until the time of the service.
Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.