Juanita Passinault, 96, of Toledo, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 19, 2023. She was born in Au Train, Mich. on May 10, 1926, to Louis and Margaret (Follette) LaMont. She was one of 10 children and learned the importance of family at a young age. She married the love of her life, Leo Passinault, and spent over 60 wonderful years together before his passing.
She enjoyed reading and loved tending to her rose garden. Juanita is survived by two daughters, Marie (Dale) Faunce and Beth Ann (Terrence) Taube; grandchildren, Dave (Lisa) Watz, Chris (Rebecca) Watz, Kerrie (Mark) Girard, Justin Faunce, Brandon Faunce, Forrest (Stephanie) Manning, Luke (Emily) Manning, Taylor (Amanda) Taube; sister, Bernice VanDyke; son-in-law, Larry Watz; and countless nieces, nephews, and extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Victoria Watz; and brother-in-law, Paul VanDyke. Services for Juanita will be private. She will return to the scenic and peaceful town of Munising, Mich. where she was raised. Arrangements were entrusted to Walker Funeral Home, Toledo. Online condolences may be made at walkerfuneralhomes.com.