Support the Heptinstall kids


"They are the best and have had a great life, and they know they are three people that I will always trust, and they love the crap out of me, almost unconditionally. "

In a conversation about his family, Justin Heptinstall wrote the above text to his sister, Nancy, thankful for his three beautiful children.

On the following day, Justin was in an accident. Three days later, we said our final goodbyes to Justin John Heptinstall, on July 10th, 2019. Devoted husband to Karena Perry and beloved father of Aiden, Mikayla and Taryn Heptinstall, he was taken from our world far too soon.  

Those close to Justin are filled with stories of the laughter and warmth that he brought them, memories of compassion, integrity, and loyalty to all extent. He knew there was much more to life than the norm, and lived outside of it at every turn. In the end, he was able to give the greatest gift of all through organ donation. 

We have set up this page in response to the outpouring of support for Justin's family following his passing. Justin's oldest child, Aiden, is seeking post secondary education, and twins Taryn and Mikayla are not far behind him. The family has no insurance or school funds. All donations raised will go directly into a trust for Justin's kid's education. 

Justin's love as a father was unending. This trust will help his children continue moving forward with their lives, as their dad would have wanted.

Donations (0)

  • Don and Marilyn Van Wyck 
    • $300 
    • 13 d
  • Pixie & Peter Schmitz 
    • $100 
    • 1 mo
  • Neil Weber 
    • $200 
    • 1 mo
  • Emily Collins 
    • $20 
    • 1 mo
  • Anonymous 
    • $200 
    • 1 mo

Organizer and beneficiary 

Caileigh Heptinstall 
Uxbridge, ON
Craig Pestell 
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