(4-11-14) Joel H. Justin, age 41, of San Diego, CA and formerly of Muskego, WI, Menomonie, WI, and Colorado
died Thursday, April 10, 2014 in San Diego from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Joel was born in Madison, Wisconsin on April 10, 1973 to Gerald R. and June A. (Sampson) Justin. He was raised in Muskego, WI and graduated from Muskego High School. He received his bachelor's degree from Stout State Univ.-Menomonie, WI.
Following his graduation from college and before moving to San Diego, he resided in Denver, Vail, and Breckenridge, CO, Lake Tahoe, and Norway.
He was employed as a professional photographer, a rickshaw driver, a rafting guide, and a valet attendant. At the time of his death, he was a concierge.
Surviving are his mother and step-dad, June and Mike Patrick, Hatfield Area of Clark County, WI, two brothers, Jeffrey (Sarah) Justin, Delafield, WI, and Jonathon (Heather) Justin, Minneapolis, MN, six nieces and nephews, Connor, Kyle, and Aly Morton, and Conor, Meharu, and Tarikua Justin.
He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald Justin, and his paternal and maternal grandparents.
Memorial funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Thursday, April 17, 2014 from the Black River Falls Evangelical Lutheran Church, 115 N. 5th St.; Black River Falls, WI. Services will be conducted by Pastor Eric Bakken. Relatives and friends may call at the church on Thursday from 10 A.M. until the time of services.
Torgerson's Funeral Home (715-284-4321) of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.torgersonfuneralhome.com.