Suddenly, as a result of a fall at home, on Monday, June 26, 2023 of Seaforth, formerly of Hensall at the age of 30. Lovingly remembered by his future wife Shae van Haarlem, and his boys Maverick and Goose. Proud son of Peggy (Hay) and the late Ralph Mathonia (2018). Cherished brother of Rob and Lindsay Mathonia, Mandy Mathonia and Chris Arnold, Stacey and Matt Kerslake, and Brooke Mathonia and Jarrett Baker. Fun uncle Dusty of Caiden, Cohen; Bennett, Mia; Kaisley, Graelyn; Nolan, and Oliver. Dear grandson of Gordon and Jeanne Hay, and the late George and the late Maria Mathonia. Fondly remembered by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Dustin was a lover of the outdoors, he and Shae enjoyed taking their dogs out for a hike. He was also a fan of anything fast, but specifically his old cars. Dustin was always a hard worker and would be there to lend a helping hand. His house in Seaforth was a destination for those near and far as he was known for his yearly Christmas decorations. Above all, he enjoyed the time spent with his nieces, nephews, and his family. Because of Dustin’s passion for helping others, and through organ donation, his fun-loving, energetic spirit will live on in the lives of 7 others.
A celebration of Dustin’s life will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 456 Main Street South, EXETER on Friday from 3 – 6 PM, where words of remembrance will be held at 5 PM. Private family interment St. Boniface Cemetery on the Bronson Line.
Donations to the Tanner Steffler Foundation or Jessica’s House would be appreciated by the family.