Joshua David Nelson, 17, of North Huntingdon passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017. He was born August 12, 2000 in Pittsburgh, beloved son of Lance and Melissa Burkhart Nelson.
Josh was a student at Greensburg Central Catholic High School where he played soccer and baseball. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, volunteered at the church and enjoyed trips with his family to Seven Springs. Josh was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Stanley and Betty Nelson. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sister, Hannah; brother, Matthew; maternal grandmother, Debby Burkhart; maternal grandfather, David Burkhart and his wife, Robin; his beloved pup and companion, Loki; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Services will be private. Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published November 03, 2017.