Eleanor LaVoy
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Eleanor LaVoy
  • July 24, 1923 - July 12, 2017
  • Beavercreek, Ohio

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LaVoy, Eleanor Margaret (Nachtrab), age 93, of Beavercreek, OH, passed away peacefully on July 12, 2017. Eleanor was born on July 24, 1923, to Charles and Clara (Irmen) Nachtrab in Toledo, OH. She married her beloved husband, James Louis LaVoy in 1947 and together they celebrated nearly 70 years of marriage. She is survived by her husband, Jim LaVoy, and her children: Eileen Burke, Joyce Wessels, Jan Salstrom, Renee Daly, and Ken LaVoy. Eleanor was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Her greatest joy in life was her family. Known as "Mimi" to her seven grandchildren: Angela O'Neil, Dr. Frank J. Wessels, Dr. Seoka Salstrom, Matthew Salstrom, John Michael Daly, Claire Daly, and James Burke (deceased) , and three great-grandchildren (Owen and Emma O'Neil, and Frank J. Wessels), Eleanor always loved to hear and share stories about their lives and accomplishments. Eleanor is also survived by her cherished brother and sister, William Nachtrab and Jeanne Laux, both of Toledo, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Her brother, Bernard Nachtrab, and sisters: Mary Dolt Pauken, Helen Schweer, Florence LaVoy, Frances Gabel Boyer, and an infant sister preceded her in death. Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 16th, from 5:00-8:00 pm, at TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME-BEAVERCREEK CHAPEL, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek, OH. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, July 17th at 10:00 am, at St Luke's Catholic Church, 1440 N. Fairfield Rd., Beavercreek, OH. Online condolences may be made to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.