Joshua James Harkema

Joshua James Harkema

Sunrise – October 3, 1984

Sunset – July 14, 2019

Josh recently finished school at the University of Calgary.  He was a lecture assistant and on the Faculty of Arts Deans list for 2018.

Josh is survived by his Mother Deborah (Stewart) Harkema, Father Robert (Wendy) Harkema, Sister Erin (Philip) Gouin, Sister Lindsay (Mitch) Harkema, Brother Thomas (Anne Marie) Harkema, Grandparents Jim and Margaret McGregor and Grandmother Ruth Harkema.  Josh was predeceased by his Grandfather Thomas Harkema.

A Celebration of Josh’s Life will be held on Monday, July 22, 2019 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm in the Lakeview Room of 151 Country Village Road NE, Calgary.

Parking may be difficult as there is construction at the moment.  There is parking in the Cardel parking lot.  If you require a ride from the parking lot, please call or text 403-995-1214.

Josh was a lover of all animals.  In liue of flowers, please feel free to donate to the Heaven Can Wait Animal Rescue Foundation in his honour.

4 Obituaries

  1. Deborah Stewart

    Josh, I’m missing that daily wink. Thanks for, well you & I know.

    • Jocelyn

      Josh, we are missing your sense of humor, kindness, intelligence, and your courage to be out-spoken. May you be happy and hopefully we can have fried pork again soon – I’ll bring the cherry pie.

      • Jocelyn

        Josh, we are missing your sense of humor, intelligence, quick wit and your presence. Hope to have your fried pork again soon, i’ll bring the cherry pie.

        • april williams

          Josh i am just seeing this. oh my gosh oh my gosh. i love you. i know you are looking after us now .

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