Joshua Rene Newkirk

December 27, 1995 ~ December 25, 2020 (age 24)


Joshua Rene Newkirk, was born On December 27, 1995 In Houston, Texas. He was the son of Rene Gaona and Glennis Newkirk. Joshua passed away On December 25, 2020 As A Result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident at the age of 24. He was an amazing son, a loving human being with a warm heart. He was a charming person with an adorable laugh and a wonderful sense of humor.  We thank God for the opportunity to have had Josh in our lives. He will forever live In our hearts. Josh attended and graduated from Hargrave High School In Huffman, Texas In 2014.
Josh Is preceded In death by his paternal Grandparents Victor And Guadalupe Gaona And His Maternal Grandparents R.A. And Bennie Faye Newkirk. He Is Survived By His Parents Rene Gaona And Glennis Newkirk, his 2 year old Son Jordan Rory Newkirk, Sister Jocelyn Newkirk, Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins as well as very close friends Chris Garcia, Michael Fisk And Mark Gonzales. A visitation will be held on Saturday, January 9th 2021 from 4pm to 7pm at the Blackwell & Vazquez Funeral Home Chapel. A Prayer Service By Preacher Mike MacLaughlin will begin at 5:30PM

Another Star High Above To Shine Bright In Our Sky 
Another Angel In Heaven There's No Need To Cry 
Must Smile For The Time We Were Able To Share 
I'm So Glad I Had You As My Child To Love And To Care 

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January 9, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vazquez Funeral Home @ Uvalde
750 Uvalde Rd
Houston, TX 77015

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