Joshua Michael Lisk, age 34, passed away suddenly Sunday, January 19th at his home in Des Moines.
A visitation will be Saturday, January 25th from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. with a Celebration of Life Service immediately following at O'Leary Funeral & Cremation Services in Norwalk. A late lunch or early dinner will be provided following the Celebration of Life Service.
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Josh's Life Story
Joshua Michael, was born February 7th, 1985 to Billie Lisk and Richard Heckethorn in Davenport. He attended Pekin schools and played baseball throughout his school years.
Josh loved playing baseball and spending time with his family and friends. He liked fishing, playing in the creek and making tidal waves in his grandma's pool. He loved spending time with his great grandma Betty. Josh loved to shop at Sam's Club with his grandma, barbequing, always ready for a good cookout and food. Josh liked playing frisbee golf and Sunday fun days. He was a die hard Green Bay Packers fan. Music was Josh's therapy, in particular, his youngest brother, Logan's music.
Josh moved to Des Moines in 2008 with his family and worked for his mom in demolition for Des Moines Junk before working for the local 177 laborers union in construction.
Josh had four children, Kaden Lisk, Khalehla Bowers, Bjorn Pew and Adelina White, whom he loved very much. Josh met the love of his life, Lacy Mireles, January 1st, 2018 and they were together since. Lacy brought joy to Josh's life and even more babies for him to dote on, Kayden, Audriana and Ryleigh.
Josh is survived by his parents, Billie Hall and Richard Heckethorn; children, Kaden Lisk, Khalehla Bowers, Bjorn Pew, Adelina White, Kayden, Audriana and Ryleigh; grandmothers, Brenda Ragen and Sharolyn Lisk; siblings, Brent Lisk, Tim (Makayla) Hall Jr., Carissa Schneider, Nick Hall, Andrew Hall and Logan Hall; one true love, Lacy; nieces and nephews, Brooklyn, Mia, Kevie, Irelynn, Kooper, Bentley and Ariella; his adopted mom, big mama; and a host of family and friends.
Josh was preceded in death by his great grandparents, Ken and Betty Farrier and Delmar and Leola Lisk; and his grandpa Loren Lisk.
Per Josh's requests, please dress casual (he sure will be).
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