Joshua Bradley Marsh
January 19, 1994 ‒ November 16, 2020
Formerly of Marysville, Ohio
On Monday November 16, 2020, Joshua Bradley Marsh, loving son, brother, and uncle, passed away at the age of 26. Josh was born January 19, 1994 in Westerville, Ohio. He graduated cum laude from Columbus State Community College in 2016 and magna cum laude from The Ohio State University in 2018. Josh was attending Salon Institute where he was a talented student.
Josh was a kind and loving soul. He was patient, gentle, considerate, and generous. He loved to watch every Steelers game with his Dad. He had to be their greatest fan! He actually believed that his actions had an impact on the game. Josh loved his long daily conversations with his mom who he treated like she was a queen. Josh made it a point to make his girlfriend, Chelsey, feel beautiful every day. Josh was so very proud of his brothers, Caleb and Jake. He adored his nephew, Carter. Josh loved hanging out with his family and he was an amazing cook; meatballs were his specialty. Josh loved roller coasters at Cedar Point. He had a passion for fashion and beautiful cars. He loved things to be colorful; his favorite color was red. He loved movies; his all-time favorite was Lawless. Josh loved all music, especially rap. He had such a sweet tooth; his favorite candy was sour patch kids. He always gave the most loving thoughtful gifts to his family. He had a knack of making every person in the room feel special. Josh strived to live his life according to his favorite bible verse, Joshua 1:9.
Josh’s family is so very proud of him. He is a HERO! Josh made the brave and selfless decision to be an organ donor. He saved several lives with his amazing gifts. The person who received his heart is truly blessed.
Josh is survived by his parents, David and Tina Marsh; brothers, Caleb (Jessica Napierata) and Jacob; nephew, Carter; the love of his life; Chelsey Wolfe; grandparents Warren (Beth) Rose, Susan Rose, John (Mary) Marsh, Carolyn Welch; many special, loving aunts and uncles, Angela Rose, Emmie (Rodney) Miller, Michelle Marsh and John (Crystal) Marsh; and many special, loving cousins. He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Dan Welch; great-grandparents; and several special friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am, Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 82 E. William St, Delaware, OH 43015, with burial to follow at St. Mary Cemetery. Masks and the practicing of social distancing is required when inside St. Mary Catholic Church. Josh’s family will have a private celebration of his life after his burial. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Josh’s name to benefit the MATA program. Checks can be made payable to Nationwide Children’s and mailed to PO Box 16810, Columbus, OH 43216-6810 or online at NationwideChildrens.org/Giving. The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to service the Marsh Family. To leave a condolence or to share a memory, please go to www.Snyderfuneralhomes.com.