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Macin David Olson Finstuen, age 2 of Eau Galle, passed away on September 13, 2014 as the result of an accident.

Macin was born on May 25, 2012 in Menomonie. He was the son of Amanda (Olson) and Tom Branch and Steve Finstuen. Macin enjoyed playing, he liked “wheel rides”, playing with toy tractors, playing ball, Thomas the Train, fishing and hunting. In Macin’s two short years, he loved many people and many people loved him, his laugh and smile were contagious.

Macin’s final act of love was to donate his heart so that other children may live.

Macin is survived by his parents, Amanda and Tom Branch, Steve Finstuen, maternal grandparents: Annette and David Olson of Glenwood City, paternal grandparents: Racheal Tri of Ellsworth, Jeff and Patricia Branch of Eau Galle, aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather; Steven D. Finstuen, his great grandparents, aunts, uncles and other family members.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spring Valley with Rev. Kevin Louis officiating. Burial will be in the Clearview Cemetery in Eau Galle. Visitation will be held from 5-7 PM Friday at the Rhiel Funeral Home in Durand and one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Durand, is serving the family.

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