Reuben Tobias

Obituary of Reuben Scott Tobias


Tobias, Reuben

In honour of Reuben Scott Tobias (June) who served in WWII with the Royal Canadian Navy. He passed away on January 2, 2020 in his 96th year. Remembered by his spouse Mary Ross of Rodney. Loving father to Tex (Deb) of West Lorne. Papa to Scott (Karen) of Wallacetown, Kirk (Robin) of Strathroy, Colette (Bo) of Dutton and Stephanie Card (Ryan) of Severn Bridge, Jeff Hyslop (Ursula) of Dutton.  Missed dearly by his faithful companion Miss Sadie.

Stepfather to Sharon McGahan (Martin) of Calgary, Laurie Demaiter of London and Kevin Ross of California. Step grandfather to seven and great-grandfather to nineteen. Predeceased by son Wayne (1988), brothers Bernard, Chester and Cecil and one sister Helen. 

Reuben was a hero and proud to serve the country he loved.  


A private funeral service to be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Denning’s of Rodney. If desired, memorial donations to charity of your choice are appreciated by the family. Share a memory or condolence online at

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