He was born August 30, 1985, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Curt Jenison and Julie (Jeff) Oudbier. He graduated from Grand Haven High School in 2003.
Josh was known for his big heart and putting others first. He loved spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews. Third in his life, only to God and family, was Michigan State. Josh worked at Fischer Dynamics in Mount Clemens, where he made numerous friends he considered an extension of his family.
He is survived by his mother, Julie (Jeff) Oudbier; father, Curtis Jenison; sister, Courtney (Eric) Jenison-Kass; nieces: Taya Jenison, Keira Eadie and Zandra Eadie; nephews, Ryerson Kass and Jaymeson Kass; grandmother, Ina Jenison; grandfather, James Oudbier; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Cherie L. Peasley and Joanne Oudbier; and grandfathers, Harold "Hud" Jenison and Donald Jackson McElwee.
Visitation and funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 1481 Baldwin Street, Jenison, MI. Visitation from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., service and luncheon immediately following. A Memorial will also be held Friday, March 8, 2019, at O'Hallorans, 100 Macomb Place, Mount Clemens, MI, from 12-4 p.m. Lunch will be provided. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, Holy Cross Youth Ministry or The Salvation Army Harbor Light.
Services are being provided by Simply Cremation.