Joshua D. Hendershot

Joshua D. Hendershot, 27, of Jersey Shore, passed away Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center.

He was born Aug. 22, 1986, in Williamsport, the son of Theodora M. (Clark) Hendershot.

Joshua was employed by Bob McCormick Ford in Lock Haven as a mechanic.

He enjoyed snowboarding, dirt biking, kayaking and loved working on cars.

Joshua was a great father to his two children, Gavin R. Matter, of Loganton and Kina L. Hendershot, of Lock Haven.

He is also survived by a brother, Heath E. Hendershot, of Williamsport; aunts and uncles, Linda and Ted Szuhaj, of Oval, Rose and Randy Kopelcheck, of Milton, Tim and Linda Clark, of Oval, Scott and Kathy Clark, of Salladasburg and Daniel Clark, of Oval; his maternal grandfather, Theodore S. Clark, of Oval and his girlfriend, Nicole E. Matter, of Loganton.

Joshua was predeceased by his mother, Theodora M. Hendershot on July 7, 2012.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions can be made to the Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 N. Third St., Philadelphia, PA 19123.

Relatives and friends are invited to Joshua’s Life Celebration beginning with a visitation from 6 until 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, and from 9 until 10 a.m. Saturday at the Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home, Ltd., “A Life Celebration Home,” 1002 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Wanda L. Minnick officiating. Burial will be in Jersey Shore Cemetery.

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