Joshua Shane Wallace

By | April 13, 2020

Joshua Shane Wallace, age 36, of Wellston, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2020, at Ohio Health Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.  He was born Dec. 20, 1983 in Gallipolis, Ohio to Charles E. Wallace and Kathleen R. Daily Wallace. 

Josh was a 2002 graduate of Wellston High School and a truck driver for several trucking companies.  He enjoyed riding four-wheelers, hunting and fishing. 

Josh is survived by his father, Charles “Toby” Wallace of Wellston; children, Brayden and Braylee Wallace; siblings, Larry Kruskamp (Lisa) of Wellston, Tim Kruskamp (Serina) of Kennebunkport, Maine, Shannon Adkins (Ed) of Parkersburg, West Virginia, Heather Wallace of Ashland, Kentucky, Karrie Anderson (Jeremy) of Wellston, and Mitch Wallace of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; mother of his children, Suzy Arthur of Oak Hill; along with several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and his canine buddy, Copper. 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen “Kat” Wallace in 2018. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wallace family has chosen to have a private service Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston with Pastor Don Kincaid officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in the Ridgewood Cemetery. Condolences can be sent to the family at