Joshua E. Richmond

HUMMELSTOWN – Joshua E. Richmond, 31, of Hummelstown, passed away suddenly Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at his home.

Born Oct. 16, 1981, in Hinesville, Ga., he was a son of Amelia Smith Cramer, of Lewistown, and Richard I. Richmond, husband of Debra, of Thompsontown.

Josh was an inventory control specialist for Lennox Heating and Air Conditioning, Middletown. He was a 2000 graduate of East Juniata High School. Josh was an avid gamer and loved music, especially playing guitar and bass. He enjoyed cooking, playing tennis and was a huge movie buff. Josh will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, Josh is survived by: his loving wife, Rebekah J. (Wertz) Richmond, whom he married on Aug. 7, 2010; his son, Xavier J. Richmond; a sister, Elizabeth Richmond, of Mifflintown; a brother, James Richmond, of Austin, Texas; a half brother, Zachariah Pratt, of Riverside, Conn.; and the many friends whose lives he touched.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 W. Main St., Hummelstown.

A visitation will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

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