Brandan Miles Dunst

brandan dunst

November 3, 1981 ~ May 31, 2023

Born in: Morganton, NC
Resided in: Fairview, NC

Brandan Miles Dunst passed away at age 41 on May 31, 2023, in Asheville, NC. He was born in Morganton, NC, on November 3, 1981, to his parents Carl Joseph Dunst and Valarie Lynn Miles. Brandan graduated from Western Piedmont Community College with a degree in Computer Engineering. He worked for Google in Atlanta, GA, before having a stroke in August, 2017.

Brandan was an avid rock climber, skydiver, and skateboarder. He enjoyed traveling. His favorite destinations were San Pedro, Belize, and Vancouver, Canada. Brandan was a free-spirited young man who was always looking for a new adventure.

Brandan is survived by his father; Carl; aunts, Janet Clark née Dunst, Linda Fair née Miles, Suzanne Groves née Dunst; uncles, Jack Fair and Butch Gursky; and more than 15 cousins. He is predeceased by the passing of his mother, Valarie, and his brother, Kerran Scott Dunst.

He will be laid to rest in George Washington Memorial Park, Plymouth Meeting, PA with his grandparents, Carl John Dunst and Mildred Dunst née Yost, and his brother, Kerran.

Brandan’s family requests memorial donations be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Many prayers for Brandon’s family. Brandon has always been loved by all that were fortunate to know him.
    Fly high young man, you will be missed but not forgotten.

  2. Carl and family, I will keep you in my prayers during this time of loss and sorrow.

  3. I just saw where Brandon passed away May 31. Breaks my heart . I had Brandon at Liberty Middle School. Suck a sweetheart. Prayers for Brandon and his family.

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