Eugene Mathew Tobias Sr.

May 15, 1940May 7, 2021

Eugene Mathew Tobias Sr., 80, of Clearwater, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 7th, 2021.

He was born in Madison, Minnesota on May 15th, 1940. He was married to Thelma Aileen Skeggs on February 18th of 1961.

Eugene started his career in the Navy as a Photographer, and eventually ended up as Plant Operator with Pinellas County Schools. He had a passion for Photography, Woodworking and Ceramics.

Eugene was survived by his wife of 60 years, Thelma Tobias as well as two of his three Children, Rhonda Key, and Eugene Mathew Tobias Jr. He joins his third, and youngest child, Michael Tobias, in heaven.

His death precedes his siblings, Nolan Tobias, Gerald Tobias, Marvin Tobias, and Joann Weber. He leaves behind numerous Grandchildren, and Great-Grandchildren.

A quaint, and private Celebration of Life will take place at the Tobias family home of over 20 years. Eugene will be remembered as a Navy veteran, and dedicated husband, father, and grandfather.

A service will be held on Friday, June 18th, 2021, 11:30 am, at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida. This service follows an intimate Celebration of Live held by the immediate family..

In lieu of Flowers, the Family asks that you would donate to your local Hospice organization.


18 June

Graveside Service with Military Honors

11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Florida National Cemetery

6502 SW 102nd Avenue
Bushnell, Florida 33513


Eugene Mathew Tobias Sr.

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May 26, 2021

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