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Joshua “Josh” Wayne Kennedy

April 9, 1991 - February 26, 2018

Joshua Josh Wayne Kennedy, age 26, of Newark, DE, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 26, 2018 and is now reunited with his parents.

Born in Honeybrook, PA on April 9, 1991, he was a son of the late Wayne Charles and Patricia Ann (Buckley) Kennedy.  Josh graduated from Northern High School in Dillsburgh, PA.  For the past five years, he worked for Hibachi Express as a deliveryman.

Josh enjoyed taking on small projects and especially loved working on cars.  Fond memories were made spending time with his two nephews and playing with his dog, Bubba.  Josh loved documentaries of the U.S. Presidents and was an avid Elvis fan.  Quiet in nature, he touched the lives of many and will be dearly missed.

Josh is survived by his brothers, Brian Kennedy (Michelle) and Michael Jewell (Lara); sister, Tiffany Kennedy; two special nephews, Chris, Jr. and Michael C. Jewell; aunt and uncle, Debra A. Clohecy and Gordon Eaton; dear friends, T Klix and Kyle Nadwadny; loving four-legged companion, Bubba; as well as several additional siblings, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 3 pm until 4 pm on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, DE, where a time of sharing memories will begin at 4 pm. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations to help defer funeral costs may be made to the funeral home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, 19720.

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9 Condolences for Joshua “Josh” Wayne Kennedy

  • Josh was a sweet loving person . Always there for my brother Ray. Loved life and was like part of the family. He will be dearly missed. And I’m sorry I can’t be there.

  • Taken far to young. My special nephew. You persevered and turned yourself into a fine upstanding man. Never forgotten. I love you.

  • RIP Red. Such a beautiful soul gone too soon. You will be missed

  • May God rest your soul Josh. You will live on in my memories ❤

  • We would like to offer our deepest condolences for the loss of Josh. He was an all around nice guy and a caring and helpful person as well as a very loved brother. Josh will surely be missed by all.

  • While I didn’t know Josh, I work with Brian. My heart goes out to all of Josh’s family. His departure from this world at such a young age reminds us all that life is a precious gift that we should never take for granted. Live each day to the fullest. Thoughts and prayers to all who knew and loved Josh.

  • Brian and Michelle,
    I am so very sorry for your heartbreaking loss. My love to you both of you at this very sad time in your lives.

  • “A good heart has stopped beating, a good soul ascended to heaven.”
    Josh, you will be forever missed. May our deepest sympathies and condolences bring your family peace at this time.

  • Josh you will be sorely missed. I will always cherish our time together. My fondest memory are of you playing with Jake when he was 3 and you were 9. Before you would wrestle you would stay “No more Mr. Niceguy!” and pull your shirts off:). You’re sweetness quietly touched so many. We love you and know you are at peace.