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Sandusky, OH 44870
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Joan Mary (Pooch) Fox

Joan Mary (Pooch) Fox, 74, of Sandusky, passed away on Wednesday morning, March 1, 2017 in her home, surrounded by her loving children, after a lengthy illness.

She was born on March 9, 1942 in Sandusky to the late Henry Pooch and the late Mary (Schoewe) Pooch.

Joan attended Sandusky High School and retired from Briarfield of Milan nursing home after many years.
She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and the V.F.W. She loved to go perch fishing and loved to garden. Her family was most important, and she was totally devoted to them.

Joan is survived by her children, Debbie (Kevin) Peters, John (Mandy) Fox, Lori (Todd) Poggiali, and Michael (Sherri) Fox; 10 grandchildren, Chelsea, John "Brandon," Trey, Tanner, Trinity, Taylor, Kayla (David), Kyle, Kaleb, and Hayden Henry; sister, Shirley Kosbab; special nieces, Susan and Jennifer, and many other nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Norbert Fox, in November 2010; and several brothers and sisters.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, March 4 at 10 a.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sandusky. Inurnment will follow at a later date in Calvary Cemetery, Sandusky.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Joan's memory to Stein Hospice or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is handling Arrangements.

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