Joshua Ryan Beiler

NEW CANADA, Maine — Joshua Ryan Beiler, age 16, of New Canada, Maine, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 27, 2017, of unknown natural causes. Born in New Holland, Pennsylvania, he is the son of John Wayne and Rosanna “Rosie” Beiler.

Josh was a home-schooled student in his Junior year. He worked part time as a mechanic for Mike’s and Sons, and for his dad in construction. He attended Agape Christian Fellowship and was a part of the worship team. Josh loved spending time with his family and enjoyed the outdoors: hunting, fishing, and snowboarding. He also spent hours working in the shop with his friends. Josh always had a smile on his face and was liked by all.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by six siblings, Mylon, Matthew, Austin, David, Janessa, and Makayla, all of New Canada, grandparents, Gideon and Edna Stoltzfus of Gordonville, PA, David and Amanda Beiler of New Holland, PA, as well as aunts, uncles, and cousins.

A Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at the Assembly of God Church with Pastor Matthew Carpenter officiating. Family and friends offered their condolences at the church from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Friday, December 1. There were no visiting hours on Saturday before the service. Arrangements have been entrusted to Lajoie-Daigle Funeral Home, Fort Kent. For online condolences, please visit

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