Obituary for Joshua Allen Hersha


Joshua Allen Hersha

Joshua Allen Hersha, 31 of Larwill, Indiana passed away at 2:23 pm Saturday, November 21, 2015 in his residence.

On March 25, 1984, he was born in Warsaw, Indiana to John and Lisa (Barrett) Hersha. He was united in marriage to Bethany Hamilton on February 25, 2014 in Warsaw, who was his life partner for many years.

Joshua lived most of his life in the Kosciusko and Whitley County areas, where he attended Whitko Community School, until moving to Wahiawa, Hawaii. He graduated from Leilahuah High School in 2003.

He worked for Main Bowl, Columbia City in maintenance and attended Barbee Baptist Church. Everywhere he would go; his smile would light the room. He enjoyed economic growth and demographic research and numbers, studying economic growth of the local area towns and schools. He also liked to go to town meetings in Kosciusko and Whitley Counties.

He is survived by his wife, Bethany Hersha, Larwill; two children, Addisyn and Mason Hersha, Larwill; his mother and step father, Lisa and Michael Gulley, Warsaw, his father, John Hersha, Larwill; two brothers, Cody and Cory Hersha, Larwill; two sisters, Heather Hersha, Larwill and Stephanie Gulley, Syracuse; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Joshua was preceded in death by his sister, Danielle Gulley, his grandparents, two uncles, Darrell Clark and William Clark and two cousins, Brandy Clark and Jennifer Jones.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Sunday, November 29, 2015 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Burial will be in Mock Cemetery, North Webster.

Visitation hours will be from 2:00 – 4:00 and 6:00 – 8:00 pm Friday, November 27, 2015 and also Saturday, November 28, 2015 in the Warsaw Funeral Chapel.



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