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Hayden J. Gustavson

Hayden J. Gustavson

December 8, 2017

Hayden J. Gustavson, 15, of Holcombe, passed away Friday, December 8, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire. 

He was born on November 6, 2002, in Chippewa Falls to Mary Schmidt (NEE Jerome) and Joseph Gustavson. Hayden was attending school at Lake Holcombe where he was a freshman.

Hayden enjoyed playing football and video games; and helping neighbors with firewood.  He loved off-roading on UTV’s, rolling the RZR, and just hanging out with his many friends.

Hayden’s final act was to provide the gift of life to many through organ and tissue donation.

He is survived by his mother, Mary of Holcombe; father, Joe of Kettle Moraine, WI; step-father, Dan Schmidt of Stanley, WI; maternal grandparents, Roger Jerome of Holcombe and Juanita Jerome of Chippewa Falls; paternal grandmother, Diane Gustavson of Chippewa Falls; maternal great-grandmother, Mary Jennejohn of Lublin, WI; sister, Alexandra Johnson of Cornell, WI; Auntie and Uncle, Rita and Lynn Weingarten of Holcombe; and by many more aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Hayden was preceded in death by his brother, Isaac.

A candle light vigil will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Staudacher Field in Holcombe at 4 p.m.

Memorial Services will be held Sunday, December 10, 2017 at New Hope Church in Cornell at 3 p.m.  Visitation will be held two hours prior to the time of service at church

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services in Altoona is serving the family. 

Visitation

1-3 p.m. Sunday, December 10, 2017 at New Hope Church in Cornell.

Service

A candle light vigil will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Staudacher Field in Holcombe at 4 p.m.
Memorial Services will be held Sunday, December 10, 2017 at New Hope Church in Cornell at 3 p.m.

Florist Information

All flowers should be delivered to the church on Sunday by 12 noon.

Condolences

  • Jillian Cooley Im so sorry to hear about Hayden. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. My deepest condolences.

    December 12 at 10:35am

  • Marilynn Welling My heart is so broken. Life will go on but there is a empty spot that will never be filled with that beautiful smile again. You will be missed until we see you againwave

    December 11 at 7:57pm

  • Benjamin,haley and Trenton schutz Words can't describe are how sorry we are

    December 10 at 7:37am

  • Scot I don’t know your family, but I know your pain. I was at Mayo when this happened. No one told me, I just saw the pain. My son saw the pain. My son was why we were at Mayo. I’ll offer my prayers to all of you as a stranger and please know that even though we don’t know each other, we do care.

    December 9 at 11:37PM

  • Jamie Gustavson Hayden you will be missed dearly. Rest in peace. Love Aunt Jamie

    December 9 at 6:12PM

  • Diane Gustavson Nothing will ever be the same, rest in peace.

    December 9 at 5:19AM

  • Clara (Buzzy) LaMarr My prayers going out to all that knew Hayden and please think of a brighter star shining in the heavens in his memory. He is at eternal peace and along side his brother singing in one of God's many choirs of angels.

    December 8 at 11:46PM

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