Josh was born on January 18, 1977 in Taft and passed away on May 2, 2013 in Bakersfield. Josh was preceded in death by his father, Jeff Carmical, on December 9, 2005. Josh grew up in Taft and attended local schools and graduated from Taft Union High School. He was known by many as “Thunderstrike.” His is survived by his mother, Elaine Carmical and her fiance, Walt Lowe; his brother, Mike Carmical and his wife, Debbie; his grandmother, Goldie Carmical; his uncle, Mark Carmical, all of Taft. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins from out of state and in Canada and his best friend, Gary Morgan, Jr. He was very artistic and musical; he was often told he should have been a DJ. Josh enjoyed computers and talking on the computer with people all over the world. At a later date, private burial will take place in the West Side District Cemetery. He will be missed but not forgotten. To sign an online registry or send condolences, please visit www.EricksonAndBrown.com