Joshua Guillory, died May 10, 2012.
Josh was born on Oct. 20, 1977 in Redwood City, Calif., and moved with his family to Eagle Point, Ore., in 1990. He graduated from Eagle Point High School, class of ’95.
On June 30, 2002 he married his great love, since high school, Heather Robbins. Josh had a long-time love of listening and playing music. He was a founding member (with Mike Estes) of the band Virus 9, that played locally and toured nationwide always traveling with his guitar.
He embraced the out-doors with fishing the Rogue, boating the lakes and, family camping. His ability in skateboarding and riding motorcycles was extraordinary, starting at an early age. His work as a sous chef allowed him to work at some of the finest restaurants in the Rogue Valley.
Joshua is survived by parents, Dave and Laurie Guillory; mother, Michelle and Eric Minervini; daughter, Drew Guillory; sons, Zachariah Roberts and Jackson Guillory; brothers and sisters, Jason and Lisa Legler, Caleb and Carly Guillory; grandparents, John and Ann Wren and Norma Matteson; girlfriend, Alicia Miller and her children, Alexus, and Alijah. All his aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins, all loved.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Clemens and Clementine Guillory, and Norman Matteson.
Please join family and friends for a Bar-B-Q and Potluck celebration of Josh’s life at Tou Velle State Park, Sunday, May 20, 2012, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Bring your memories, photos, funny stories, and lawn chairs
Memorial contributions may be made to: Josh Guillory Memorial Fund-Rogue Federal Credit Union. Thanks to Perl Funeral Home
With many hearts and hands extended-God said, come with me.