Hemmerich, Joshua Arden
39, of Chicago formerly Olmsted Falls, OH passed away on March 25, 2015. Josh was born on April 2, 1975 in Berea OH. He attended Olmsted Falls High School ‘92, Baldwin Wallace College ’96, and the University of Illinois-Chicago for his Masters and PhD. He was a medical research coordinator for the University of Chicago and has published numerous research papers in various medical fields. He was elected to the Olmsted Falls High School Hall of Fame as a Distinguished Alumni in 2010. He enjoyed drawing, sports especially golf, going to concerts and beer tastings.
Josh is survived by his mother and stepfather Darlene and Steve Nagg of Olmsted Falls, OH, his brother Lance Hemmerich of Gurnee, IL and his best friend Naomi Kiernicki. Also surviving are his nephews Drew and Zachery Hemmerich of Gurnee and niece Dawsyn Hemmerich of Gurnee. Josh was preceded in death by his father Ken Hemmerich.
Arrangements for the family are being handled by the Gurnee Salata Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Avenue, Gurnee IL. A Memorial service will be held at a later date in Ohio.