Obituary: Jack Tobin, 84

Obituary: Jack Tobin, 84

Jack Tobin, 84, of Spartanburg, S.C., died Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Spartanburg Medical Center. He was born Dec. 9, 1930, in Philadelphia to the late Nathan and Esther Tobochnik.

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Jack Tobin

Mr. Tobin was a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and was the former owner of Tobin Pattern Service. He was a member of Temple B’nai Israel, where he served as president from 1980 to 1983. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Survivors include his loving wife of 63 years, Marcia Diamond Tobin; daughters Jessica Moody of Ashland City, Tenn., and Carol Rose (Marc) of Alpharetta; sons Steven Tobin (Abbe) of Roswell, Ian Tobin (Pat) of Atlanta, Jamie Tobin of Spartanburg, and Martin Tobin of Springfield, Va.; grandchildren Aaron Moody of Clarksville, Tenn., Adrienne West (Chris) of Canton, Danielle Tobin of Roswell, Emily Tobin of New Orleans, Kelsey Tobin of New York, Brianna Pogal-Tobin of Detroit, Michael Rose of Atlanta, and Dena Rose of Alpharetta; and great-granddaughter Hannah Madalyn West of Canton.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood-Glendale Road, Spartanburg, SC 29307, by Rabbi Yossi Liebowitz.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Temple B’nai Israel, 146 Heywood Ave., Spartanburg, SC 29302, in gratitude of the caring committee.

An online guest register is available at Arrangements by Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel, Spartanburg.

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