MADISON-Joseph Trever Gavin, age 30, of Madison, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at home.

He was born on Sept. 12, 1983, the son of Michael and Marilyn Gavin. Joseph was a graduate of Madison LaFollete High School in 2002 where he participated in football and basketball. He loved to watch sports and was an avid Packers and Badger fan. He enjoyed spending time with his niece and nephews, watching movies and teaching them the basics of sports. Joseph was a very caring family guy, he always thought about others before himself.

He is survived by his parents; brothers, John Gavin and Jason (Erica) Gavin; nephews, Quintin, Jackson, and Jaden; niece, Harper; and many other aunts, uncles and cousins. Joseph is preceded in death by his grandparents, Jack and Bette Mead and Walter and Margaret Gavin; aunts, Peggy Krueger, Henrietta Mead; uncles, Jack Mead, Harry Conrad; and cousin, Jack Mead.

A Prayer service will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, with Father Michael Radowicz presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until time of service on Friday.

Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Dr.
(608) 221-5420