March 11, 2019
- 7:00 PM
March 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
March 12, 2019
- 2:00 PM
Joshua Joel Bosch, 38, of Bismarck, ND passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Sanford Medical Center in Bismarck surrounded by his family.
Joshua was born May 25, 1980 to Tim and Alice Bosch in Mandan, ND. Prior to graduating from Golden Valley-Dodge High School in 1998 he enlisted into the Marine Corps at age 16 knowing he wanted to serve his country by becoming a Marine. Joshua served 4 years in the Marine Corps, 8 years in the North Dakota Army National Guard and completed 2 Tours in Iraq.
Joshua met Stephanie in 2003 and were married October 29, 2005. They had two beautiful daughters together, Avery (12) and Alivia (8). They made their home in Fargo, ND until 2012 when they then moved to Bismarck, ND.
Joshua was employed by Thyssenkrupp as an Elevator Service Mechanic. He was a member of the International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 9.
Everyone who met Joshua knew he lived life to the fullest. Whether it be on his motorcycle, snowmobile, dirt bike, going hunting, water skiing or taking his boat out on the river with family and friends. He could be a little rough around the edges but had a heart of gold. He was always everyone’s best friend and brother.
Joshua is survived by his wife Stephanie and two daughters Avery and Alivia Bosch of Bismarck, ND. Mother Alice (Chip) Barker of Fargo, ND. Brother Ryan (Carissa) Bosch of West Fargo, ND. In-laws Dave (Cindy) Holaday of West Fargo, ND. Brother-in-law Kristopher (Erica) Holaday of Eagan, MN. Sister-in-law Jessica Holaday (Andrew) of Miami, FL. Niece and Nephews Carly and Quinn Bosch and Huxley and Lincoln Holaday and many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins who loved him dearly.
Preceded in death by his Father Tim Bosch, Grandparents Joe and Stephina Bosch and Albert and Pauline Pischel.
The Visitation will be held Monday, March 11 from 5-7pm at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center in Fargo, ND with a Prayer Service to follow at 7pm. The Funeral will be Tuesday, March 12 at 2pm at Holy Cross Catholic Church in West Fargo, ND with a visitation one hour prior. Burial at Riverside Cemetery in Fargo, ND.
The family would like to extend their love and thanks for the excellent care that was provided at Sanford Medical Center in Bismarck, ND in Josh’s final days. Also, for all the thoughts and prayers that were uplifted on Josh’s behalf.
The next time we see Josh he’ll be standing with a beer in one hand and ready to give a big bear hug with the other. YAT YAS Semper Fi!
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Bismarck Vet Center.