Joshua “Josh” Carpenter

February 13, 1984 - March 17, 2018

02/13/1984 - 03/17/2018

Past Services

Visitation
Tuesday March 20, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Visitation
Tuesday March 20, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday March 21, 2018
Lashley Cemetery
Shadyside, OH 43947
Directions
Service
Wednesday March 21, 2018
11:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions

Joshua “Josh” Carpenter. 34, of Shadyside, Ohio died March 17, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family after a 7-month illness from Multiple Myeloma, Plasma Cell Leukemia. Josh was born February 13, 1984, in Wheeling, WV a son of Penny (Sampson) Carpenter Swiger and the late Warren K. “Buzz” Carpenter.

Josh was the co-owner of the Buzz Inn of Shadyside, OH, a member of the Sons of the American Legion. He enjoyed video Gaming, woodworking and Alternative Country Music, and anything outdoors including, motorcycling, fishing, and mini-farming.

Preceding him in death was his father, Warren “Buzz” Carpenter, paternal grandfather Warren Carpenter and maternal grandmother, Anna Mae (Patterson) Sampson.

Surviving is the love of his life, Sommer Hans, a daughter, Jayden Jolee Jones, his mother and Step-father, Penny and Tim Swiger of Moundsville, WV, a sister, Stevie Carpenter of Shadyside, OH, paternal grandmother, Geraldine “Jeri” Carpenter of Shadyside, OH, and maternal grandfather, David Sampson of FL, Sommer’s parent’s Matt and Denise Hans of Shadyside, OH and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Family and friends will be received Tuesday from 2-4pm & 6-8pm at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, OH where funeral services will be held at 11 am Wednesday with Pastor Eric White officiating.

Burial follows in Lashley Cemetery, Shadyside, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to the James Cancer Center, 16th Floor, Dept. of Hematology or to the Jayden J. Jones trust fund at TMCFunding.com

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Ann Sommers
4 years ago

Penny and family I am so sorry on the loss of your son. I can imagine your heart is breaking. Thoughts and prayers with you.

The Bess family
4 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. There is nothing worse then losing a child. But we all know Josh is with our Lord now and cancer free. No more pain or sickness. Amen.

MaryAnn Galbreath
4 years ago

May your memories and strong faith bring you some comfort from the present and into the future… my heart breaks for you. Prayers and blessings and love…

Shawn Stottlemyer
4 years ago

Incredibly sad to hear this news. I’d see Josh almost every trip back to Ohio and like so many others have said he was always smiling. He’d always bring me a shot of American Honey for Buzz. Next time I’ll have two

Cindy Palmer
4 years ago

So sorry for your loss, you will be missed Josh, RIP, sending love and prayers to Stevie and Penny and Summer and the rest of the family

Wade Hancock & Penny Palmer
4 years ago

Josh our hearts and prayers go out to your family and friends through this time. May our loss be Heaven’s gain. This World could use more like you not less! GOD’s speed our friend!
Love & Prayers,
Penny & Wade

John McNamara
4 years ago

Josh, Sorry you had to leave us so young. You will be missed. Go with God, and say Hi to Buzzy for me!

Joni Blum
4 years ago

Thinking of all of you, Penny, Stevie, Summer, Jayden, Tim. Josh was so loved!

Joyce Kimble
4 years ago

Josh always had the biggest Smile on his face and that is a great memory to have of him❤️Hugs for you all and great Memories

Linda Hissom
4 years ago

Penny so very sorry for the loss of Josh no parent should ever have to bury their child love u and hugs and prayers