Elmer A. "Pook" Mariea, age 81, of Toledo, passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, in The Toledo Hospital. He worked at Sun Oil for 21 years and also at Yark Automotive for 21 years.
He enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting but most of all he loved his family and friends. Pook was active as a Boy Scout leader and had many friends in the Chemical and Atomic Worker Union.
Pook was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Evelyn Mariea and step-father, Howard "Ham" Wells. He is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 62 years, Caroline (Fleischmann); sons, Mike (Joy) and Steve (Bonnie) Mariea; daughter, Kris (Randy) Jones; sister, Carol (Larry) Davis; niece, Tracy Davis; grandchildren, Mickey and Chad Mariea, Corey (Mart) Martindale, Brandon (Jessica) Jones and Travis and Tara Mariea, as well as 7 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-granddaughter.
Friends may visit at the Coyle Funeral Home, 1770 S. Reynolds Rd., on Tuesday from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the mortuary followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Patrick of Heatherdowns Church at 10:00 a.m. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials may take the form of contributions to the
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