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Obituary of Joshua Lee Ponish, 28


oshua Lee Ponish, 28, of Port Matilda died May 12, 2018 at Mount Nittany Medical Center.

Born April 22, 1990 in State College he was a son of Robert W. Ponish and Vicki Stroh Ponish.

In addition to his parents Josh is survived by his fiancée Cayla Hockenberry; siblings, Emily and Jason; his maternal grandmother Joyce (Joe) Varholy and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of life will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Joshua’s name may be made to Home Nursing Agency Hospice, 450 Windmere Drive, Suite 100, State College, PA 16801.

Joshua was a wonderful son, a loving and caring fiancée, and a great big brother. He brought a lot of joy to a lot of people – He had a way about him that uplifted other’s spirits.

A guest book can be signed or condolences sent to the family at

Name of Deceased

Joshua Lee Ponish



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Date of Birth


Funeral Home

Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Service

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