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“Mel and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. May you feel God's loving arms around you during this difficult time. I pray that He will give you...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Tabitha (Tabby Stout) Fredricks - IN

“May God's loving kindness and comfort help you and your family through this very sad time Psalms 29:11 ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Josh was like my big brother we grew up together in a way. I will always remember and cherish all the times we laughed and just hang together. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Thomas Wilcoxon - Bluffton, IN

“Hugging you in our thoughts ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Todd & Susan Breland - Fort Wayne

“Melana, I'm so sorry for your loss. May God keep you and your family close to his heart in your time of need.Kim Mundy ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kim Mundy - Columbia City, IN

“Fred so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you. Valerie Wilson Jackson ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Valerie Wilson Jackson - Bluffton, IN

“Melana and Luke, no words can make you feel better but I'm praying God wraps his loving protective arms around you. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Andrea James - Fort wayne, IN

“Melana, We continue to pray for you and Luke. Our hearts break for you both and know we love you both very much. We know Josh is with Jesus and...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Angie Hoffman - Fort Wayne, IN

“Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Cheri Disser - Fort Wayne, IN

“My heart is so broken! I hope you know how much I love you...You are so loved by so many. As parents, we teach our children..but I truly believe that...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Melana Roussey - Fort Wayne, IN


Joshua Borum , 22, passed away Friday, February 3, 2017. Born in Decatur, IN. Joshua was a graduate of Snider High School. He was a member of the Army National Guard. Surviving are his mother, Melana Roussey of Fort Wayne, father, Vincent Closson of Fort Wayne, brothers, Luke Hurst of Decatur, Jonathan Rupel of Fort Benjamin Harrison, Caleb Rupel of Ossian, Andy Rupel of Bluffton, sister, Heather Closson of New York, NY, godparents, Rhonda (Fred) Rupel of Bluffton, many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. Joshua was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Addie and James Borum, grandmother, Jannie Shelman, grandfather James Borum Jr.. Service is 10:30 am, February 9, 2017 at - D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road with calling an hour prior. Calling at the funeral home Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.