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“I was lucky to know Josh. He was one of my students at Fox Valley Technical College. After not seeing him for quite some time, I was fortunate to...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Cheri Heinritz

“Barb and Family- My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sending you a big hug from PA! Joelyn ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: JoelynKish

“Barb- I was so saddened to see this. Thinking of you. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Jenn Schuerer

“Miss n love u Josh sorry I'm stuck in Michigan unable to make it to the funeral ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Marcie

“Barb, My heart is so heavy for you. I'm sending all the love and strength I have to you. Love you. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Kimberly Woods

“Barb and family, I am so sorry about Josh. My heart breaks for you. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sarah Stratton Pfile - Sherwood, WI

“Josh, i miss you dearly and ull always b in my thoughts to his family im so very sorry for the loss. R. I. P josh ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Stephanie B..

“I miss you josh ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Noelle

“You were an amazingly kind, bright, and creative person, and friend; I have no words to truly express how you've effected my life and what that means...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Christoper Buelow - Appleton, WI

“Barb, I am out of town and will not be able to attend Josh's funeral! I will continue to pray for you and your family! ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Karen and Sam Ciske and family

“I will always remember what a fierce supporter of our planet he was. Rest Josh, until we all meet again.Thinking of you and your family Barb & Tommy...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Missy Verhagen-Dufrane - Appleton, WI

“Barb and family, you are in my prayers as you mourn the loss of Josh. May God fill you with His peace and be your constant strength during this...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Burkhardt

“Barb and family: So very sorry to hear of Josh passing. You are in my prayers and thoughts. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Ginny Grube

“So sorry to hear of Josh's passing. May God grant you and your family strength and peace in the days ahead. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Rod & Wende Gehrt - Maricopa, AZ


Joshua Leighton Riddle, age 31, passed away in the hospital on August 8, 2017, due to complications from an asthma attack. Josh was born in St. Petersburg, Florida on March 24, 1986. He grew up in Menasha and remained in the Appleton area. Josh was a loving son and brother who was passionate about nature and enjoyed the outdoors. He was a gifted and talented artist as well as a forward thinker who loved anything related to the sciences and technology. Josh was a devoted friend with a kind soul, a warm heart, and a strong faith. Josh is survived by Barb (John) Aslin, Tommy (Nicole and daughter Cadence) Riddle, Lois Borchardt, Alexa (Jordan and son Jordy) Banda, Vince (Melissa and children Boss and Mario) Aslin, Audi (Micah and daughter Addison) Long, Brian (Jackie) Borchardt, Brenda (Jonathan) Shaw, John and Ann Aslin, Pattilyn (Doug) Guilford, Mary Ann Cain, and Josh’s special friend Bobbi Jo. He will also be missed by numerous cousins and friends who are much loved. He was preceded in death by his father Thomas Riddle and grandfather Roland Borchardt. A memorial service for Josh will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, August 11, 2017, at FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH, 601 East Glendale Avenue, with Rev. Daniel Thews officiating. Friends may gather at the church from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Josh’s name. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com We will miss you so much Josh and your ability to make us laugh. We wish you could have stayed here with us longer, but we know you are in heaven, no longer battling asthma. We love you!