Obituaries

Rhonda Thomas
B: 1962-08-18
D: 2022-12-30
View Details
Thomas, Rhonda
Nathan Hiatt
B: 1970-02-11
D: 2021-02-12
View Details
Hiatt, Nathan
Richard Border
B: 1924-12-11
D: 2021-02-09
View Details
Border, Richard
Amanda Davidson
B: 1983-05-30
D: 2021-01-30
View Details
Davidson, Amanda
Alvin Millett
B: 1925-04-01
D: 2021-01-22
View Details
Millett, Alvin
Joshua Kobdish
B: 1976-01-29
D: 2021-01-19
View Details
Kobdish, Joshua
David Sanson
B: 1938-12-29
D: 2021-01-17
View Details
Sanson, David
David Metz Jr.
B: 1998-10-18
D: 2021-01-15
View Details
Metz Jr., David
Larry Chapman
B: 1944-04-13
D: 2021-01-15
View Details
Chapman, Larry
Nic Peterson
B: 2007-12-19
D: 2021-01-10
View Details
Peterson, Nic
Ida Flowers
B: 1937-06-27
D: 2021-01-06
View Details
Flowers, Ida
Kathleen Roche
B: 1951-09-27
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Roche, Kathleen
Ernest ( Baker ) Moyes
B: 1928-02-24
D: 2021-01-03
View Details
Moyes, Ernest ( Baker )
Harriet Russell
B: 1937-07-01
D: 2020-12-31
View Details
Russell, Harriet
Colleen Waite
B: 1930-12-19
D: 2020-12-19
View Details
Waite, Colleen
Carl "Pete" Peterson
B: 1928-07-09
D: 2020-11-28
View Details
Peterson, Carl "Pete"
Edward Hodge
B: 1949-10-06
D: 2020-10-27
View Details
Hodge, Edward
James cooke
B: 1959-06-06
D: 2020-10-22
View Details
cooke, James
Karen Cooke
B: 1960-08-05
D: 2020-10-06
View Details
Cooke, Karen
Bernadine Hartline
B: 1933-03-09
D: 2020-09-17
View Details
Hartline, Bernadine
Chuck Smotherman
B: 1964-04-23
D: 2020-08-31
View Details
Smotherman, Chuck

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1900 N. Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: 661-392-9010
Fax:
Joshua Kobdish

Joshua Kobdish

Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Joshua Kobdish, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Joshua Kobdish

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Joshua's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Joshua's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Joshua Paul Kobdish was born January 29, 1976 in Bakersfield, California and passed away suddenly on January 26, 2021.


Growing up, Joshua was a star athlete. He graduated from North High and attended Fresno State University on a full football scholarship. Following college, he played pro football and worked in sports rehab.


He was a patient encourager, a peacemaker, and a gentle man with a huge heart who always saw the best in people. Josh was a people person, a friend to everyone, the big guy everyone liked and loved. He loved family-style dinners at Narducci’s and being an uncle, rafting in Kern River with nieces Laura, Leona, and nephew Tom. He was that person dogs and children clamored to be around.



He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Kobdish, stepmother, Ann Kobdish and stepbrother Beau. Josh cared for both his father and stepmother in their later days. Joshua is survived by his mother Beth Hawkes, stepfather Bob Hawkes, beloved sisters Jessica, Karen, stepsister Cecily, and a host of other family and friends, including Uncle Albert and Josh's former wife Molly. He is deeply missed.


Please contact Beth at hawkesbe@gmail.com or Jessica kobdish@yahoo.com for information about the Zoom memorial service to be held in February.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joshua Kobdish, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Joshua Kobdish.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Joshua here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Joshua Kobdish by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
PL

Patricia Lost.

Posted at 06:45pm
This is Patricia and Sidney Lost. We’re sending out our love and condolences to the family. Mama Pat is taking it very hard. We’re shell shocked that he’s gone already. We’re gonna miss Joshua dearly. We’re sending our love to Jessica and Karen.

Donna Brown

Posted at 08:25pm
Josh was the most Amazing friend. He had a heart of Gold. He really loved his family so much. Im going to miss you Josh and im going to miss spending time and hanging out with you. I'm really going to miss going to Noriega is to celebrate your birthday and I'm going to miss going tubing with you down the Kern River and all of our movie nights. Fly high my sweet friend
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each