Joshua James Shupard, 20, of Gilbertsville, was tragically taken from his family and friends on Monday, January 7, 2019.
Born in Pottstown on Jan. 2, 1999, he was the beloved son of James Shupard Jr and Jennifer (Herbst) Clough.
Josh was a 2017 graduate of Pottsgrove High School and went on to receive his automotive certification from ATC. He worked at Pep Boys in Pottstown, was an avid car and engine enthusiast, and enjoyed fishing.
He was also a member of Wicked Effects Car Club in Pottstown.
Surviving with his parents are brothers Gage, Shelby and Liam Shupard; Maternal grandparents Greg Herbst Sr and Mary George; paternal grandparents James E Shupard Sr and Dorothy Shupard and paternal grandmother Kathy Short; paternal great grandmother Martine Shupard; aunt Kristin Hunter, wife of Geno and Holly Shupard; cousin Mykala Shupard; step father Keith Clough; and numerous other aunts, uncles and cousins. He is predeceased by his uncle Jeffrey Shupard.
A memorial service will be Thursday, Jan. 17th, 11:00AM, at St. James Lutheran Church, 1101 E. High Street, Pottstown with visitation from 9:30Am to 10:30Am
In lieu of flowers, donation may be made in Josh’s name to Reach Out Worldwide, 1785 Locust Street, Unit 2, Pasadena, CA 91106