James Edward Johosky Jr.

July 18, 1958February 5, 2018

James Edward Johosky Jr., 59, passed away Monday, February 5, 2018.

He was born in Pensacola Florida July 18th, 1958. He was the son of James E. and Audrey (Jenny) Johosky. He graduated from Keokuk, Iowa high school in 1977. After graduation he served four years in the US Navy. He lived the last 12 years in Welsh, La. He was employed at L. J. Savant Inc. As an adult he enjoyed life, motorcycles, and country music. He was an avid Saints fan and a member of the Catholic Church all his life. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

He is survived by his Mother Audrey (Jenny) Johosky of Welsh, LA; brother, Stephen Johosky of Marrero, LA; nephew, Justin Leo Johosky of Welsh, LA and niece, Amberlee Johosky Beebe of San Jacinto, CA; 2 great Nephews and 2 great-Nieces.

He is preceded in death by his father, CWO3 James E Johosky Sr. and brother, Joseph Leo Johosky.

Visitation will be Friday, February, 9, 2018 from 4-8pm with a rosary at 6pm and resume Saturday from 9am until time of service at Hixson Funeral Home of Welsh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday at 11am. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation at Hixson Funeral Home Friday, February 9, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Seven Dolors Saturday, February 10, 2018

James Edward Johosky Jr.

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Robert Fairchild

February 21, 2018

My condolences

Angie Marcantel

February 8, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with Jim, his mother and his family. Jim would haul out of our Plant and every time he came he always said, "Good morning your majesty". I will miss hearing his voice and I will miss him so much. God bless you Jim and your family.