Joshua Allen Mann, 31, of Fredericktown, formerly of Wooster and Apple Creek lost a hard fought battle of addiction on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017.
He was born in Wooster on Oct. 18, 1986 to Teri (Hanna) Snyder and Mark A. Mann who survive. He was a 2005 graduate of Waynedale High School and currently worked at Ariel Corp. in Mt. Vernon as a warehouse coordinator. Joshua was a very creative intelligent man who lived through his artistry and his love for music. He followed his best friend, Ty Craemer and his band The Village Bicycle to many states and shows and loved to contribute to their performances.
Joshua is survived by his mother and step-father, Teri and Tracey Snyder of Dalton; father and step-mother, Mark and Malinda Mann of Newark; step-brother, Corey Snyder and step-sister, McKinzie Snyder both of Kalamazoo, MI and step-sister, Kelcey Kensey of Ravenna; his grandmother, Norma Hanna of Fredericksburg’ special grandparents, Tom and Becky Beckler of Wooster and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He had many special friends who loved him unconditionally and will miss him. You have a special place in Mamma Teri’s heart. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Gary Hanna and John Z. Mann, grandmother, Betty J. Wadding and uncles John W. Mann and Clifford Fletcher.
Friends may call Sunday from 3-5 p.m. at the Fredericksburg Presbyterian Church, 201 N. Mill St., Fredericksburg, OH where services will be held at 5:00 p.m. Pastor Jack McClelland will officiate. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com Memorial contributions may be made to Pathway House of Wooster, 245 Beall Ave., Wooster, OH 44691. May Joshua’s battle give anyone strength to continue the fight against addiction.
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Name: Candace, Tyler, and Callie
Sending love and our deepest condolences to the family and friends. Josh was an amazing man and will be missed dearly.
Name: Jess McFadden
To Josh's family - I know your hearts are heavy with sadness and loss and you all are in my thoughts. Josh was one of the first people I met at Ariel and quickly brought a bright light to many of my days just by being himself.
A hard worker always ready to help anyone find the answers with a laugh and a smile. Josh will be missed by many. Our hearts mourn with you.
Name: Lance and Ericka
Our thoughts are with you all. Josh was a wonderful man. He was so full of life and always had a smile. We are so thankful we got to know him and had a chance to call him a friend. May you rest in peace Josh and know you are truly missed by many
Name: Morgan (Yoder) Smith
Thoughts and prayers to your family. I will always remember your big, warm hugs and easy going personality. You always seemed to get along with everyone. Rest In Peace Josh.
Name: Rebecca Fahrni
Teri and family,
Our hearts break for all of you in the loss of Josh. You have our deepest condolences.
Praying that God gives you all comfort.
Love, Becky Fahrni, Eric Yates and our mom Donna.
Name: Joe and Missy
Our hearts are broken for you Teri. There are no words that can ease your pain right now.
May you find peace, one day at a time
Name: Megan (Woodward) Kane
Josh was a brilliant and amazing man. He was so creative and sensitive to others needs. He helped me become a stronger person. He introduced me to new music and art. He was an inspiring person to be around. I loved him deeply for the brief time that we were in each other’s lives. I know how much he will be missed by his friends and family. May he Rest In Peace.
Name: Renee Sipes
I'm so very sorry for your loss, I know first hand the horrible disease called addiction.......This disease sucks and and the battle is never ending.....MY heart goes out to the family......Joshua......May you rest in peace and find the peace you search for on earth, but never found......
Name: Rich and Cindy Capelle
Dear Teri and Tracey,
I am keeping you guys close to my heart. You can be sure all your old buds are doing the same. See you Sunday
Love and Peace. Rich and Cindy Capelle
Name: Jennifer hayes
I had the privilege of being trained and worked with Josh.I could count on him to help me at any time. He always had a smile on his face and out of the 20 some men I worked with he out smart them all! Rest in Heaven Josh and I will see you one day.Josh you will be sorely missed,Your friend Jenna..