Dustin White, 34
Dustin White, of Mattoon, died as a result of an accident at home Saturday, February 9, 2019. He was 34 years old. He was born on March 27, 1984, in Wausau, a son of Jon and Lisa (Laffin) White of Mattoon. He married Nicole Kurth on September 16, 2006, at Zion Lutheran Church, Town of Easton. She survives.
He was a graduate of Bowler High School with the class of 2002.
Dustin was a carpenter by trade working for Miron Construction the past 17 years. He began by serving a four year apprenticeship, then became a carpenter foreman and the past 11 years worked as a project superintendent.
He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Mattoon where he served as Trustee and Elder.
He enjoyed operating his sawmill, woodworking and racing ATV’s.
He was a true family man and spending time with his wife and children is what he valued most.
Survivors in addition to his wife and parents include three children Aiden, Brinley, and Liam White all at home; a brother, Ryan (Trisha) White of Mattoon; maternal grandparents, Gerald and Verdona Laffin of Aniwa; paternal grandmother, Patricia White of Antigo; his mother-in-law, Roxane (Don) Newton of Antigo; father-in-law, Steven Kurth of Wausau; a brother-in-law, Matthew Kurth, United States Navy, stationed out of Norfolk, Virginia.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Dale White.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, Mattoon with Rev. Dean Bertsch officiating. Burial will take place in Mattoon Woodlawn Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Bradley Funeral Home and Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of services at the church.
A memorial is being established for the benefit of his family.