Toby Diane Roe, 67, of Fleischmanns went to heaven on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at her residence.
She was born July 31, 1946 in Gallipolis, OH to the late Laverne Morrison and surviving John Morrison of Wildwood, NJ. She graduated from Jackson High School in Jackson, OH in 1964. She married Robert C. Roe on May 5, 1973 in Cape Cod, MA.
Toby started her family in Brewster, MA where she and Bob lived for 10 years and had two children. They moved and lived in Toms River, NJ for 20 years until she and her husband retired to the Catskills in 2004.
By trade, Toby was a legal secretary. However, once her children were old enough, she held multiple clerical jobs at local supermarkets, bookstores, and legal firms. She also worked as a CNA at a nursing home. Most recently she was a volunteer at the Catskill Mountain Christian Center’s Community Assistance Program in Margaretville.
Toby was a very loving and devoted wife and mother. She loved people and wanted to see them smile and laugh. She loved Jesus and truly exemplified that through her actions and life as a wife and mother. She always wanted the best for others and would do whatever she could to help, encourage, and give wherever needed.
Toby is survived by her husband of 41 years, Bob; her daughter, Stephanie Roe of Arkville and a son and daughter-in-law, Timothy and Kimberly Roe of Highmount.
A viewing was held from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Hynes Funeral Home in Margaretville on Friday January 17, 2014.
A funeral service was held at the Catskill Mountain Christian Center on Saturday, Jan.18, 2014 at 10 a.m.
Burial will take place in the spring at Bedell Cemetery in Fleischmanns.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.
Donations in memory of Toby may be made to the Catskill Mountain Christian Center in Margaretville.