Joshua Conner

August 11, 1981 - June 30, 2019

08/11/1981 - 06/30/2019

Past Services

Monday July 08, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Monday July 08, 2019
2:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Monday July 08, 2019
3:00 pm
Armstrong Mills Cemetery
Armstrong Mills, OH 43933
740-686-2620 | Directions

It is with heavy hearts that we must announce that Joshua Dale Conner, 37 of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 30, 2019.

He was born in Bellaire, Ohio on August 11, 1981 son of Connie Horn Conner and the late Dale Conner.

Josh attended River High School where he was a standout athlete with All-Ohio Honors and was a member of the River High Hall of Fame. He also served in the United States Marine Corps as a combat engineer having served overseas.

He enjoyed being outdoors, whether it was hunting, fishing, riding four wheelers, throwing a football or simply spending time with his friends and family.

His love for sports continued after high school as he played men’s softball, summer league basketball, football and any other sport he could. He also loved watching any sport, especially if his kids were involved.

In addition to his father, he was preceded by his grandmas, Hattie, Edna and Violet his grandpa, Ray, uncle Tom and aunt Brenda.

Surviving in addition to his mother are his children, Mallory, Chase, Ayden and Jaxen, sisters, Hattie and Tosha, finance’, Jess. Also, stepfather, Steve, stepsisters, Steph and Sam, aunts, Jennie, Pam, Susie, Judy, Mary Kay, uncles, Wayne, Gary, nephews, Kaden, Kasen, Michael, Karter and Braxton, nieces, Alivia and Bella and many cousins and friends who dearly loved him.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, Ohio on Monday from 10 am until time of services at 2 pm with Pastor William Coker, Jr. officiating. Interment in the Armstrong Mills Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the UPMC Children’s Hospital by going to

Share your thoughts and memories with Joshua’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer. com.



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4 years ago

I miss you. I love you. I will see you again my love, my brave marine! You should be here watching your children grow. I know where you are your free of all those worries that ate at you, but I could really use you here honey. Protect our children, guide me and this is see ya later baby!

The Griffin Girls, Tammy, Terri & Tonya
4 years ago

We are so sorry for your loss.. Prayers for all

Kerri Ogden Stollar
4 years ago

Mallory, Chase & family – so sorry to hear about your dad – you will be in my thoughts and prayers!

Rita A Smith
4 years ago

Josh: Thank you for all the wonderful memories and always loving my niece, Jess and her kids. You were an awesome dad esp. to Nick and little Jaxen. You will always be in special to our family. RIP Josh!

Jay Saner
4 years ago

It was very sad to hear of Josh’s passing. He was a great friend to everyone who knew him. The world lost an all around good person. So sorry for his kids and family. Rest In Peace buddy….

Donna stonebreaker
4 years ago

Life is to short, Josh you will be missed by many rest in peace and blessings to your family

Cheryl J Skinner, Tri-state Military Veterans Museum
4 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Joshua Dale Conner, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Marine Veteran, Joshua Dale Conner, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Tim and Teri Holt
4 years ago

Josh we love you like a brother and we will miss you greatly. Connie you and all your family are like family to us always have been and always will be.

Dianna Modra
4 years ago

Connie, from one mother to another…I know how your heart hurts. My prayers are for you and your family.

Ruth Homan
4 years ago

So sorry for your family’d loss. Thoughts and prayers for all of you.