Obituaries: 06-14-18

Joseph Little

Joseph E. Little, age 64, of Toledo, passed away on Wednesday, June 6.

Born in Toledo on July 30, 1953 to Merz and Margie (Baker) Little, he graduated from Rogers High School and enjoyed a career in construction. Always willing to help a friend out, he is survived by his daughters, Taryn (Dan) Payne and Lyndsey Little; grandchildren, Courtney, Cameron, Elise and Kristianna; brothers, Paul and Merz (Connie); niece, Heather (Rob) Spratt; and nephew, Merz (Bonnie) Little. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be private.  

Audrey Pomeroy

Audrey Jean Pomeroy, age 90, of Maumee, passed away peacefully at home on June 11. 

Born in Nelsonville on January 6, 1928 to Carl and Ruth (Reynolds) Baker, she was a lifetime member of Southside Christian Church, and a member of New Hope Christian Church. She was an avid Ohio State Football fan. In her free time, she enjoyed yard work and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Gary (Diana) Pomeroy; daughter Karen (Tim) Pauken; grandchildren Brittany (Bill) Dressler, Amanda (Eric) Durrant, Courtney Pomeroy, Joel Pomeroy, Madison Takacs, Aaron (Diana) Takacs; great-grandchildren, Gavin and Elise Durrant, and Kate Dressler; and her two canine protectors, Zoe and Kody. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; and brother, Elden.

Friends and family will be received at the Maison-Dardenne-Walker Funeral Home, 501 Conant St., Maumee on Sunday, June 17 from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral service will be at the funeral home on Monday at 10:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Ottawa Hills Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Great Lakes Hospice or Toledo Area Humane Society. The family would like to thank her nurse, Joanne, at Great Lakes Hospice and her nurse’s aide, Rita, for Audrey’s peaceful transition. Online condolences can be shared at

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