Pictou Advocate Obituaries

CHISHOLM, Joshua George


– passed away suddenly at his home in Canmore, Alberta on July 5, 2016 at the age of 28.

Born on June 6, 1988, he was the son of George and Vivian Chisholm (Eureka). Josh graduated from Northumberland Regional High School in 2006, then proceeded to attend Nova Scotia Community College and graduated with a diploma in Digital Animation. He then attended Vancouver Film School for 3D animation, 3D modeling and visual effects.

After school, Josh worked numerous jobs in Vancouver, Jasper, Grande Prairie, and Canmore.

Josh was predeceased by his grandfather, Richard Dunc Chisholm; Aunt Karen (Chisholm) VanKessel and great-grandparents Bill and Vivian Forsyth.

Josh is survived by parents George and Vivian, brother Noah, sister Robyn, nieces Rayn, Lyra, Alyana, nephew Aryan, Nanny Jean Chisholm, Nanny Poppy Macleod (Doug), Papa Gordon Macleod (Shirley), numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and many loving friends from across Canada. Josh will be remembered for his talented artwork, kind heart, passionate spirit, beautiful smile, his infectious laugh and humour.

Josh touched the lives of everyone he met.

Funeral was held July 17 at the Union Presbyterian Church, Thorburn.

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