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Joshua Standring
February 24, 2018


WORCESTER: Joshua James Standring, 27, died unexpectedly on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at UMass Memorial Medical Center - University Campus. He leaves his parents, James R. and Patricia A. (Rojcewicz) Standring of Worcester; his brother, Eric R. Standring and his wife Niura of Worcester; his paternal grandparents, Robert F. Standring of Deltona, FL and Madelyn A. (Hjelm) DeSalvio of Worcester; his maternal grandfather, Robert E. Rojcewicz of Grafton; several aunts, uncles and cousins; and his beloved cat, “Ernest”. His maternal grandmother, Marjorie J. (Smith) Rojcewicz, predeceased him.

Josh was born and raised in Worcester and attended Worcester Vocational High School where he learned the sheet metal trade. He enjoyed music, fishing, going to the beach and was an avid Patriots fan. He most loved spending time with his family and taking walks and playing with his cousin’s son Dylan.

CALLING HOURS will be from 2 to 4 p.m. on SATURDAY, MARCH 3 at KELLY FUNERAL HOME, 154 Lincoln Street, followed by a FUNERAL CEREMONY in Celebration of Josh’s Life at 4 p.m., in the funeral home. After cremation, burial will be at the convenience of the family.

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Kelly Funeral Home
154 Lincoln Street
Worcester, MA 01605