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Joshua E. Mcpherson
December 31, 1982 - August 22, 2013
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Joshua E. Mcpherson, 30, of Ft. Madison, Iowa died Thursday, August 22, 2013, in Dallas City, Illinois.

Joshua was born December 31, 1982, in Keokuk, Iowa, a son of Henry and Cindy McGlasson Becerra. He married Toni Scott on April 18, 2009, in Burlington, Iowa. She survives. He lived most of his life in the surrounding area. He was employed with the Ft. Madison Democrat as a route delivery man. He was in the National Guard from 2000 through 2002.

He is survived by his wife Toni of Ft. Madison, Iowa; two children, Stormy Mcpherson and Joshua Mcpherson, Jr.; his parents; three brothers: Doug Mcpherson and his wife Kellie of Ft. Madison, Iowa; Brandon Mcpherson of Ft. Madison, Iowa; Enrique Becerra of Ft. Madison, Iowa; numerous cousins; two nieces: Alexis and Brooklyn and one nephew, Blaze, and a devoted dog and friend, Cosmo.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents and one cousin.

A Celebration of his life will be at 1:00 PM Monday, August 26, 2013, at DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Center at 917 Blondeau. Burial will follow at Buena Vista Cemetery, Keokuk, Iowa.

Visitation will precede the service at 12:00 PM, Monday, August 26, 2013, at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made for the children's education funds.
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Date & Time

Mon, August 26, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Location

DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Center/Blondeau
917 Blondeau Street
Keokuk, Iowa 52632


Service Information

Map & Driving Directions

Date & Time

Mon, August 26, 2013
1:00 PM


Location

DeJong-Greaves Celebration of Life Center/Blondeau
917 Blondeau Street
Keokuk, Iowa 52632


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mom
Oct 26, 2013

i remember Joshuas smile i remember josh walking away from my hugs and i would have to go after and he would smile and give me my hug i remember josh calling me and saying what are you doing i remember josh always being ... more

Oct 26, 2013
i remember Joshuas smile i remember josh walking away from my hugs and i would have to go after and he would smile and give me my hug i remember josh calling me and saying what are you doing i remember josh always being there if i needed anything even if he had to go out of his way and then i would say no never mind forget, it he would still do what ever it was any way i remember josh calling me when toni was at work or a sleep i remember josh playing with those twins and smiling and laughing i remember josh riding and jumping the wheeler,s with his big brother Doug and they was happy Joshua Eugene Mcpherson I remember you loving you always and forever mom

mom
looking back
Oct 25, 2013

taken to soon. he was my first love,but i was to shy to tell and and when i got up the courage to tell him he was already a daddy to two babies and i knew i had to leave that alone he was such a good man i wish i would h... more

Oct 25, 2013
taken to soon. he was my first love,but i was to shy to tell and and when i got up the courage to tell him he was already a daddy to two babies and i knew i had to leave that alone he was such a good man i wish i would have told you and seen how you felt about me.I will forever have you in my heart Mr.McPherson.

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still hurting
Aug 29, 2013

i miss you so much and I know you are still with us protecting us. I know you are helping us everyday still as you did when you was in your body i just miss you so much and my heart is breaking I love you and will help ... more

Aug 29, 2013
i miss you so much and I know you are still with us protecting us. I know you are helping us everyday still as you did when you was in your body i just miss you so much and my heart is breaking I love you and will help you get peace everyone will

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Julia Rapoza
Aug 26, 2013

Josh, I have not seen you since you were a little boy but the joy and fun you radiated lasts forever in my heart. You spread so much love and happiness to the world that you live on in the hearts of all that had the priv... more

Aug 26, 2013
Josh, I have not seen you since you were a little boy but the joy and fun you radiated lasts forever in my heart. You spread so much love and happiness to the world that you live on in the hearts of all that had the privilege of knowing you. Thank you so much for all the sweet memories you have given and kindness in your heart. Rest in Peace and may your memories cheer us all and give us strength in adversity.

Julia Rapoza
friends forever
Aug 26, 2013

Josh u was deffinatly the best friend a person could ask for u were a very good friend to my 2 boys u will be very missed R.I.P josh rest with the angels. we will never forget u.

Danyelle and Derek
Aug 26, 2013

Josh was the type of person who could make your bad day better. He was always smiling no matter what life through at him. He will be missed by many but never forgotten!

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