Joshua David Fink



Memorial Contributions

 Soulshine Wildlife Center

Soulshine Wildlife Center


PO Box 354

Sparta, MI 49345


American Foundation

for Suicide Prevention


199 Water St. 11th Floor

New York, NY 10038

Joshua David Fink, age 37 of Grand Rapids, passed away unexpectedly September 22, 2023. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald W. Fink; grandparents, Irene & Clinton Fink, and Margaret Beebe. Joshua is survived by his son, Jaedon; mother, Bobbi Blatten; sisters, Lindsey, Julie, Amy, Christine; brother, Jason; brother-in-law, Mike; grandfather, David Blattenberger; aunts, Jenny, Mary, Deb, Cyndi, Angie, Barb, Diane; uncles, Porter, Herb, Marv, Laverne, Denny; cousins, Trisha, Amy, Lori, DJ, Charles, Kaira, Nolan, Dylan, Megan, Jamie, Kelly, Brendan, Angela, Tracie, Renea, Travis, Andrea, Rochelle, Ryan, Collin; friends, Gavin, Kaylie, Andrew, Chris, Jesse, Bryan, Larry, Chad, Renae, AC, Brandi, Michael, Kento, Dave, Angie, and so many other friends as well as his cat, Jazzy Belle, and all of his fish. Joshua graduated from Forest Hills Northern and Grand Rapids Community College. He was a certified personal trainer and worked for Centimark. He liked motorcycles, fast cars, house plants especially cacti, physical fitness, music festivals, firearms, animals, Japanese culture, and going to his great-grandpa’s and uncle’s house on Torch Lake. Please remember to speak of Joshua often to keep his memory alive. Joshua was an amazing father, son, brother, and friend whose smile lit up the room. He gave the warmest and best hugs. He was known for being selfless and giving, Joshua was always there for everyone. He will be dearly missed. A Celebration honoring Joshua’s life to be held Sunday, October 22, 2023, from 2-5pm at 5440 River Street NW, Rapid City, MI 49676. Memorial contributions may be made to Soulshine Wildlife Center, Soulshine Wildlife Center or PO Box 354, Sparta, MI 49345 or to American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, or 199 Water St. 11th Floor, New York, NY 10038.

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7 Responses

  1. Prayers and condolences to the family. I worked with Josua at Centimark. I liked him a lot, he was a good friend.

  2. Thank you for sharing your amazing light with us Josh, you taught us how to love BIG, to make those “core memories.” Your generous spirit is unmatched and you’re gone too soon my friend but we’ll carry you with us forever. Homies for life, love you.

  3. My love,
    Your amazing energy will carry on through us all. You were more than my boyfriend you were my best friend. I’ll hold on to you until we meet again. I love you so much, your generosity, your silly soul, your hugs, your kisses and cuddles. Your pranks, the love that you gave to our little family was unmatched. You are forever in my heart. I’ll see you in my dreams my love forever and always 💕

  4. All the words spoken & written about Josh are so true. I will continue to love Josh and miss him.

  5. Even in pictures the love you had for your friends and family just shines from your eyes. You will never be forgotten – your care for others changed lives. I’ll always wish we had more time but I’m grateful to have had you in my life for the last 15 yrs.

  6. Josh, I miss our endless summers… It seems like just yesterdays we were riding our bikes to best buy. I had such fun with you. Thank you for being a good friend. I remember fondly how you always welcomed and cared for others. May God Bless you and keep you.

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