James Joshua Link

SHARON — James Joshua Link, 45, of Sharon, died Jan. 30, 2018, at Hartford Hospital.

Josh was born April 1, 1972, in New York City, the son of Lee and Fritz Link, who also have a house in Sharon. 

Josh graduated from the University of Rochester. He worked for two years for the South African Education and Environmental Project, a nonprofit agency located in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. 

He was a chef at several restaurants in Massachusetts, most recently at the Stagecoach Tavern in Sheffield. 

He is survived by his parents and a large number of cousins.

A memorial service will be held at Trinity Church in Lime Rock on Saturday, Feb. 10, at 11 a.m. 

Memorial donations may be made to the Sharon Volunteer Ambulance, P.O. Box 357, Sharon, CT 06069. 

The Kenny Funeral Home in Sharon has care of arrangements.