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Josiah Eraste Tanga

October 25, 1994 ~ January 3, 2022 (age 27)

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Josiah Eraste Tanga, age 27, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on January 3, 2022 at home. Josiah was born October 25, 1994 to Roger and Rebecca Tanga in Douala, Cameroon. Josiah plays the drums for worship at his Church, Living Hope Omega Ministries that he was so passionate about. He is a member of Franklin County Special Olympics and will be remembered for his faith in God, his heart-warming smile, and his ability to touch people in a very personalized way. Josiah is survived by his loving parents, Roger and Rebecca; his sister Jokebed, and his brothers, Nehemiah & Jonathan. A celebration of his life will be held FRIDAY evening, January 14, 2022, from 8 - 10 PM, at God's Family Palace, 5880 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, 43231 with the Rev. Joshua Boateng officiating. His funeral will be held on SATURDAY, January 15, from 10 - 11 AM at the Pfeifer Funeral Home, with Rev. Greg Weyrich officiating. Burial will follow immediately in the Pataskala Cemetery. Online condolences available at

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Memorial Gathering
January 14, 2022

8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
God's Family Palace
5880 Cleveland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43231

January 15, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Pfeifer Funeral Home
7915 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Funeral Service
January 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Pfeifer Funeral Home
7915 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

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