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Joseph "Joe" D. Navarre III

Joseph D. Navarre, III, age 68, of Sylvania, Ohio, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, April 10, 2015, at Lake Park Comfort Care, with his loving family at his side. He was born October 7, 1946 in Toledo, Ohio to the late Joseph D. and Eleanore (Butler) Navarre. On December 10, 1966 he married his beloved wife, Sandy Brown.

Joe was a 1964 graduate of Swanton High School and proudly served his country in the Army National Guard for six years. He attended business college for two years, and worked for the Pilliod Cabinet Company and Bush Industries, where he retired from in 2006.

Joe was an avid golfer, and enjoyed fishing and traveling. He especially treasured the time he spent watching his grandchildren play sports.

Joe will be greatly missed by his loving and devoted wife of 48 years, Sandy; daughter, Renee (James) Sutter-Millington; son, Scott (Teresa) Navarre; grandchildren, Meghan Millington, Kaitlyn Navarre, Lauren Millington, Kara Navarre, Sean Millington, Jason Sutter, and Bradley Sutter; as well as his brother, Robert (Ginny) Navarre; sister, Janet (Keith) Newton; and sister-in-law, Diane Navarre.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Ricky Navarre.

Family and friends may visit Monday, April 13th from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home, 204 Chestnut St. in Swanton (419.826.2631), where a memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m., with Pastor Andy Wiegand officiating.

Memorial contributions may be directed to McCord Road Christian Church, 4765 N. McCord Rd., Sylvania, OH 43560.

Residence: Sylvania, Ohio

Visitation: Monday, April 13th from 3 to 5 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Memorial Service: Monday, April 13th at 5:00 pm in the Funeral Home

Interment: Private

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I give you and your family my deepest sympathy and will be praying for you all.

lorna suggs Apr 14 2015 12:00 AM

Sandy, Renee & Scott, Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time for your family. I remember Joey always making us laugh sitting around the table at my parents house. I don't ever remember him being in a bad mood. We had such good times together. I miss you all and I will continue to pray that the Lord will bring you peace and strength during this time.

Cindy M. Jones (VonSeggern) Apr 14 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry to here about Joey. Good memories back in the 70's. Our deepest sympathy goes out to you & your Family. Our Prayers are with you.

Tom & Carol Walborn Apr 14 2015 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear the news, My thoughts are will all of you.

Todd Dixon Apr 13 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Joey we have so many memories from our younger years I'm sure he was as jovial as ever he will be missed in deed

Grady guthrie Apr 13 2015 12:00 AM

Sandy and Family: Was so sorry to hear about Joe.it's been many years since we've spoken,but I have fond memories of school and get togethers.May the wings of the Lords Angels wrap around you and yours during this time and give you peace and comfort in knowing so many care.From Az to Ohio,prayers of comfort coming

charlotte (Campbell) Jones Apr 12 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.

Brett & Karen Skeels Apr 12 2015 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy, and prayers for your loss. Joe was a fine man.

Ardith Millington Apr 12 2015 12:00 AM

Sandy, Renee, and Scott: So sorry to hear of your loss. We have so many happy memories of good times from the old neighborhood. Joey was definitely one of the Good Guys. Our prayers are with you.

Coreen and Kenny Reining Apr 12 2015 12:00 AM

We are sorry to hear of your loss, stay strong and if we can do anything for you , please let us know

Joe and Sue Duszynski Apr 11 2015 12:00 AM

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