Betty Lou tobin

Betty Lou Tobin, 82, a life-long resident of Roxbury, died Saturday June 9, 2012 at the Albany Medical Center.

Betty Lou was born  March 9, 1930 at Roxbury, the daughter of William and Rita (Ploutz) Mattice.  She married James Tobin on October 13, 1946 in Roxbury. She graduated from Roxbury Central School in 1948. She was well known for her singing and for playing the piano and the organ.

She is survived by her husband, James Tobin; twins Jackie and Jerry and their spouses Dennis and Linda; a daughter, Sandy Tobin and four grandchildren,  DJ, Amy, Steve, and Megan. Two great grand children and a sister, Elise Kraemer also survive.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday June 14, 2012 from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Miller Funeral Home in Roxbury.

A funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday June 15, 2012 at the United Methodist Church in Roxbury with the Rev Richard Dykstra, officiating.

Donations in memory of Betty Lou Tobin may be made to the Roxbury Fire Department Ambulance Fund.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury.