Joshua “Josh” Bloomquist, 35, lifelong resident of Glenview, passed away suddenly March 8, 2020. He was the loving father of Kyrian; cherished son of Lynne Shutan and James (Leeza) Bloomquist; dear brother of James “JJ” Bloomquist, Jr and step brother of Josh (Alice) Zugerman, Justin Zugerman, Liz (Lauren) Alvarez; fond nephew of Emily “Jo” Pine, Len (Jeanne) Gilley, Mark (Maryann) Shutan and Karen Shutan; cousin of David (Mary) Shutan, Elizabeth (Chris) DuCasse, Jackie English (Steve Cortesi), Nick English (fiancée Kelsie Quinn), Erik “EJ” (Camille) Gilley and Sean (Jill) Gilley. He was preceded in death by the mother of their children and love of his life, Brittany Waskom. He is also survived by Brittany’s parents, Kim Waskom (Stan Monk) and James Waskom and her brother Max Waskom (Emily Mitchelson-Perez). Josh was a 2002 graduate of Glenbrook South High School. He worked at Vinccino’s for the past 3 years. He enjoyed exotic and unconventional things. Josh loved studying alternative subjects and was a life long learner. His favorite thing was to spend time with his son including going to the beach and parks, and spending time with friends..
The Celebration of Life originally scheduled for March 28 has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
May 19, 1984 - March 8, 202005/19/198403/08/2020
Joshua "Josh" Bloomquist
4 Trees have been planted in memory of Joshua "Josh" Bloomquist.