Joshua Brandon “Josh” Lysinger - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Joshua Brandon “Josh” Lysinger

August 16, 2002 - October 28, 2023

Joshua Brandon “Josh” Lysinger, age 21, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2023.

Born in Newark, DE on August 16, 2002, he was a son of Brandon James and Kelly (Wilkinson) Lysinger. Josh was a graduate of St. Georges Technical High School. Following graduation, he worked as an HVAC Technician. Josh was an avid airsoft competitor. He loved gaming on his computer and listening to music, especially heavy metal.

In addition to his parents, Josh is survived by his siblings, Nathan Lysinger and Rilee Lysinger; paternal grandparents, Wm Lysinger, Jr. and Sharon Lysinger; maternal grandparents, Ronald Wilkinson and Patricia Wilkinson; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many dear friends; and his beloved 4-legged companions, Bela and Finley.

A celebration of life will be held from 5:00 pm until 8:30 pm on Friday, November 10, 2023, at Atterbury VFW Post 3420, 649 Churchmans Road, Newark, DE. Interment will be held privately.


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52 Condolences for Joshua Brandon “Josh” Lysinger

  • The Lavigne family sends our deepest sympathy you are all loved beyond words. We are sending our strength and love. If we can help in any way we will be there at a moments notice. God bless you Josh!

  • I’m so sorry for your loss Brandon and Kellie
    Sending prayers 🙏🙏🙏 if there is anything anything at all just let me know
    Love you guys
    Mama Lynne

  • Kelly and Brandon, my heart hurts for you all, words can not begin to express the love you need at this time. My prayers and love are with you. Samantha sends her love too.

  • Kelly my heart goes out to you so sorry for your loss my prayers are with you love always Joanne 🙏❤️

  • 😢 My condolences for you and your family, thoughts and prayers for you and your family! 🙏🙏

  • Kelly & Brandon,
    My heart goes out to you guys! I wish I could say or do something to help you through this. Love & hugs to you all. Xoxoxo

    Tammy Ciesinski

  • Kelly and Brandon to say our thoughts and prayers are with is not enough. Our hearts grieve at the loss of your son. We pray the God will strengthen you and wrap his loving arms around you.

  • Kelly and Brandon
    I’m so sorry for your loss! Sending prayers and condolences to you all. God never makes a mistake he only takes the BEST! Heavenly Father please wrap your arms around this family in this difficult time. 💔

  • Kelly, Brandon, Nate & Rilee,
    I am so very sorry to hear of Josh’s passing. Please accept mine and Ed’s most deepest sympathy as you go through this difficult journey. My prayers and blessings are going up for your entire family.

  • Josh was a sweet guy, well loved and will be sadly missed. Our prayers are the family . Love you all 🙏🏼❤️

  • We are so very sorry for your devastating loss.
    May you find comfort in your memories.

  • Josh was loved by many. And will
    Continue to live on through all his family and friends. We’ll miss you dearly man.

  • Praying for this family in this time. 🙏
    Deena, Victor, and Timothy Marino

  • Kelly, Brandon. Nate and Rilee We send our deepest condolences to you and extended family. We are devasted to hear this. We will always cherish the memories of Josh at the beach and playing ball with Steven and Davey Wavey. He was an awesome kid. Our hearts go out to you all. Hugs and prayers.

  • There is no words to describe how our family is feeling right now. I was there to babysit you and watch you grow up. Your my nephew and I cannot believe this happened to you. I know you will be watching over your family. Your forever 21 and you will be missed so much.

  • So sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family 🙏🏻🙏🏻😢

  • My heartfelt condolences to the Lysinger family. We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this difficult time.

  • Kelly, Brandon, Rillee & Nathan,
    Our hearts are broken. We are devastated by the loss of Josh. Our hearts are with your family. Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Michele and JD. If you need anything, do not hesitate to ask.

  • I’m so sorry things had to go this way Josh was one of the least deserving people in this situation. He was a friend and in sines eyes a hero he pulled my brother out of a car after flipping it and i will never forget because he was the only one who kept me updated on the situation. Josh I will forever miss you and remember the time we spent together during wrestling and basically our whole lives. Thank you for good memories and spirits I hope you watch over us. #Forever21

  • Our deepest condolences to the Lysinger and Wilkinson families. Kellie and Ron we are so very sorry for your loss.
    Gerri and Terry Heckman

  • Kelly, Brandon, Rilee and Nate,
    No words cannot express our sorrow. The warm loving heartfelt memories will always be with you. Hold on to those beautiful times together. Josh’s beautiful smile will always be in my mind.
    Love you all forever

  • My heartfelt condolences to your family. Revelation 21:3,4 reads: “God will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more. Neither will mourning or outcry or pain be anymore. The former things have passed away “. Please look forward to the Time when you will see your son again!

  • My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. 😇

  • When my daughter called to tell me of Josh’s passing it felt as though time stood still for a moment. The shock of such a vibrant young life being ripped away from so many who knew and loved him was beyond heart-wrenching. It breaks my heart to think of the pain his poor family is going through and my thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of them. Josh will never be forgotten. So many fond memories will be in my heart forever. I hope you’re playing Guitar Hero in heaven Josh. You will be thought of and missed every day. Rest in Peace Josh.

  • I am so very sorry for your loss. I am praying for you and your family for the strength in these trying times.

  • Dear Kelly and Brandon please accept my sincere condolences for this terrible loss of your beautiful son. Hold onto all the memories to bring you comfort. Much love and prayers.
    Dori Delaney

  • Brandon and Kelly, We are so sorry for your loss. Geoff and I send our love and prayers to and your family.

  • My condolences to you and your family. My heart goes out to your family. Josh was a student of mine when he was a 9th grader at St. Georges Technical High School. He was always a pleasure to have in class and always made me laugh. We had a lot of great conversations together. May your family find comfort during this difficult time.

  • So very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • My sincere condolences and my thoughts and prayers will be with you all at this most difficult time.

  • Brandon and Family to say our thoughts and prayers are with is not enough. Our hearts grieve at the loss of your son. We pray that God will give you all the strengthen you all need. Sincerely, Lamont and Lori Thomas

  • There are no words to tell you how sorry we are for your loss. Sean, Jacob, and I have so many memories of Josh growing up on the baseball field. You will remain in our thoughts and prayers. We are so very sorry.

  • Josh, I cant believe what has happened. My heart goes out to your family. Thank you for being Shane’s best friend he loved you so much, thank you for guiding Nolan thru his wrestling career at St. Georges. You were always so happy and fun to be around. I’m gonna miss you. Watch over Shane and Nolan. Love ya Bud.

  • To Kelly, Brandon, & family, I’m so very sorry for the sudden loss of Josh. Please take comfort in the memories of the wonderful times you enjoyed together. With deepest sympathy, Cara

  • So sad for your loss.

  • My condolences to your family 😢
    This is heartbreaking

  • Kelly & Brandon,

    I’m at a loss for words. I’m deeply sorry for your loss. I will keep your family in my prayers.

    Jenn Dacey

  • I am so sorry for your loss. My daughter, Bayli, graduated with Josh. My son, Bryan, wrestled and, hard to say, was beaten by him when St. G. competed against Hodgson. My prayers are with you. Once a Hawk – always a Hawk.

  • So sorry to hear the sad news. Please accept my condolences.

  • Heartfelt condolences from the Leszczynsky family. Steve, Bonnie and Scott.

  • From an old friend of Patti Glenn. Patti, I was shocked and saddened to read of your recent loss of your beautiful grandson. I have informed Becky Grose Block in Florida. We were all such good friends so many years ago. My heart goes out to you and your family. I will keep you in my prayers.
    My sincerest condolences, Kathe Houston

  • I didn’t know him 100 percent well but my older sister, Catie, went to school with him. Josh really seemed exceptional, he was very kind and funny. I send my deepest condolences to his family and friends. Fly high❤️❤️

  • Our hearts go out to you all. We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our hearts, thoughts and prayers. My brother Jason Brown sends his condolences also.

  • Josh I will forever remember all the wonderful times we had. Your smile , made us all smile and the twinkle in your eyes lit up the room. Watch over your family, until we meet again. Love you Josh. Kelly , Brandon ,Nate and Rilee I’m here for you always and forever. Love you all.

  • On behalf of the CSL team and its players, we are truly sorry for your loss. Although we didn’t get to see Josh compete for long he will forever be apart of our community and our story.

  • Wishing the family my highest condolences. Sad to see him gone.. he was amazing to talk and hang with on the speed field and a great person in general. I’m going to miss him.

  • Is crazy how the world works and how a sport brought us together as one crazy to say once a stranger than a brother idk bro but we love you and miss you always missed never forgotten

  • My deepest condolences to the family. I didn’t know him, but knew his dad and aunt from the skating rink days. My heart breaks for you all. May God give you peace and comfort in the days to come.

  • Kellie and Brandon
    Sending our deepest sympathies to you and family. Wishing you peace, comfort, courage and love at this difficult time.
    Hugs and Prayers🥰🙏🙏
    Joe and Cassy Hazewski

  • Rilee and family, I am deeply sorry for your loss. May your fond memories and love for one another fill your hearts and help you to heal. You are in my thoughts. -Sarah Robinson (St. Georges)

  • Kelly and Family. I am so sorry for the loss of your son. Please know that my heart is so sad for you. Please know that I am praying for you all. May God bless all of you.

  • Josh was such a sweet young man. He will forever be missed. Sending you hugs and prayers.

    Love Kerie, Dave, Cameron and Aidan.