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Joyce Ann Downey

October 15, 1940 March 29, 2019
Joyce Ann Downey
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Joyce A. Downey, 78, of Perrysburg, OH, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019 at Otterbein Senior Living, Pemberville. On October 15, 1940 she was born to Harold and Marjorie (Reitzel) Bahnsen in Toledo. On May 1, 1976, she married Paul Downey in Toledo and they have celebrated nearly 43 years of marriage together. Joyce worked as a beautician at various salons in the area for 40 plus years. She was a member at First St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Oregon, where she had been part of the altar guild for a number of years. In addition, she was a member of the red hat society, she enjoyed flowers and especially loved her family; her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. It was her husband and family that gave her the most joy.

In addition to her husband Paul, Joyce is survived by her children: Todd (Trisha) Eaton, Tonya Eaton Orth, David (Emma) Downey, Larry (Beth) Downey, Bruce Downey and Karen (Chas) Williams, 13 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, brother: Richard (Betty) Bahnsen and numerous special nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Jim Bahnsen.

Friends and Family will be received 2-8 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at the Marsh & Marsteller Funeral Home, 110 Main St., Luckey. Services will be 11 a.m., Thursday, April 4 2019 at First St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 1121 Grasser St., Oregon. Officiating will be Rev. Robert Blohm. Interment will be in Lake Twp. Cemetery, Millbury. Memorials can take the form of contribution to: Hospice of Northwest Ohio or First St. Mark’s Lutheran Church. On-line condolences can be shared with the family at

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2:00 PM 4/3/2019 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/3/2019 8:00:00 PM
Marsh & Marsteller Funeral Home Luckey

110 W Main St
Luckey, Oh 43443

Marsh & Marsteller Funeral Home Luckey
110 W Main St Luckey 43443 Oh
United States





11:00 AM 4/4/2019 11:00:00 AM
First St. Mark's Lutheran Church

1121 Grasser Street
Oregon, OH 43616

There will be an additional time of visitation from 10 a.m. until time of service. Officiating, will be Rev. Robert Blohm.

First St. Mark's Lutheran Church
1121 Grasser Street Oregon 43616 OH
United States

Cemetery Details


Lake Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

3550 Walbridge Rd.
Millbury, OH 43447

3550 Walbridge Rd. Millbury 43447 OH
United States

Memorial Contribution

Hospice of Northwest Ohio

30000 East River Road
Perrysburg, OH 43551

First St. Mark's Lutheran Church

1121 Grasser Street
Oregon, OH 43616

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