Linda Lou Tobias, 71, of 1001 Toby Run Road Danville, PA made her journey
home to her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on the evening of September 25,
2016. Born on August 18, 1945 at Sunbury Hospital, she was the daughter of
the late Rolandus Freeman and Isabelle Kathryn Zechman Brouse.
She graduated from Selinsgrove High School in 1963 and as an RN from the
Geisinger School of Nursing in 1966. She was a devoted nurse at Geisinger
Medical Center in the Operating Room, Recovery Room, Tel-A-Nurse and in
great encourager, Linda touched many lives over the years by being a Godly
example of love. She always had a listening ear, a kind word and made time
to help those in need.
Desiring for people to know the Lord, she helped begin Circle of Friends
Ladies group at First Baptist Church of Danville as well as several other
ministries and led many Bible studies over her lifetime.
"Her children arise and
call her blessed; her husband also and he praises her."
Linda leaves behind her devoted husband, Lester F. "Ladd" Tobias, with whom
she would have celebrated 50 years of marriage this December 24th.
Her legacy is continued in her three children: Chelsi Shultz and her husband
Michael, Tayt Tobias and Chase Tobias and his wife Nicole as well as her six
grandchildren; Reed, Gracie, Case, Ezeriah, Adeliah and Aylah, all of
Danville. She is also survived by her sister, Peggy Bickel, of Selinsgrove.
She will be greatly missed by her dachshund "boys" Tucson and Cooper and
grand-dogs Diego and Emmy Lou.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Linda’s life to be
held on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church, 20
Brookside Drive Danville, PA with Pastor Tom Carney officiating. Friends
will be received from 9 until 10:45 at the church.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Memorial
contributions may be made to Journeymate Ministries 1700 Main Street
Lightstreet PA 17815, WPGM Radio PO Box 236 Danville PA 17821 or Your Loving
Choices 904 Market Street Bloomsburg PA 17815.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville, PA. www.visneski.com