Glenn Curtiss Josiah

NORTHWOOD - Glenn Curtiss Josiah, 83, of Northwood, died peacefully at Wentworth Douglass Hospital in Dover, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Glenn was born May 7, 1930, in Richmond Hill, Queens, N.Y. to William and Roberta Josiah.

Glenn leaves behind Laura Josiah, his loving wife of 53 years; daughter, Melinda Josiah Geaumont and her husband Jeff Geaumont of Springvale, Maine; daughter, Amanda Josiah Page and her husband, Todd Page, of Eliot, Maine; and daughter, Amy Josiah and her fiance, Mark Yerkes, of Wentzville, Mo.; six grandchildren to whom he will forever be remembered as Pop Pop, Aaron Madison, Caitlin Madison, Alyssa Josiah, Ashley Shannon, Sydney Page and Trevor Page; two great-grandsons, Noah Samiya and Caleb Madison; his brothers, William and David Josiah; and many nieces, nephews and close friends.

He is predeceased by his beloved sister, Gloria Luce.

His life-long faith in God, continues to be an inspiration to all who knew him.

A celebration of life will be held in Glenn's honor Saturday, Sept. 28, from 2 to 5 p.m. at his home in Northwood.

Glenn will always be remembered for his kind gentle spirit and his wonderful voice serenading us along life's way. Glenn's family extends their thanks to all the caregivers at the Seacoast Cancer Center and Wentworth Douglass Hospital for their kindness and care.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in memory of Glenn Josiah to the Seacoast Cancer Center, Wentworth Douglass Hospital, 789 Central Avenue, Dover, 03820.

Arrangements are under the direction of Purdy Memorial Chapel, 2 Concord Road, Rt. 4, Lee. To sign our online guestbook, please go to

Funeral Home

Purdy Memorial Chapel
2 Concord Rd Lee, NH 03861
(603) 868-2100

Published in The Concord Monitor on Sept. 24, 2013