Friday, January 25th, 2013
Joshua James Eilerman, 21, Fort Loramie, died suddenly of unknown causes on the evening of Jan. 23, 2013, at Wilson Memorial Hospital emergency room, Sidney.
He was born Sept. 26, 1991, in St. Marys to Kevin J. and Jill A. Clune Eilerman, who survive in Fort Loramie.
Also surviving are two siblings, Anthony and Kathryn Eilerman, both at home; grandfather and stepgrandmother, Richard and Sandra Clune of Coldwater; grandparents, Thomas and Susan Botkin Eilerman of Fort Loramie; and numerous uncles, aunts and cousins.
Deceased is his grandmother, Kathryn Laux Clune.
He attended St. Michael Catholic Church and was a 2010 graduate of Fort Loramie High School. He had been a karate instructor for All American Youth Activities of Dayton. He taught sessions at Sidney and Wapakoneta and was a black belt in karate. He enjoyed the card game Magic.
Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Michael Church in Fort Loramie, the Rev. Steven Shoup presiding. Interment will follow at St. Michael's Cemetery.
Calling is 2-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at Gehret Funeral Home in Fort Loramie.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences may be expressed at www.gehretfuneralhome.com.