Georgene F. (Fitzgerald) Thobe

Born: Thu., Jul. 5, 1928
Died: Thu., Jan. 9, 2014


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Mon., Jan. 13, 2014
Location: Salm-McGill-Tangeman

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM Tue., Jan. 14, 2014
Location: Holy Angels Catholic Church

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Georgene F. Thobe, 85, Fair Haven Shelby County Home, 2901 Fair Rd., Sidney, Ohio passed away at the nursing home on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 11:08 PM.  She was born July 5, 1928 in Sidney, Ohio the daughter of James and Gertrude (Adams) Fitzgerald and they preceded her in death.  She was married to Francis Thobe on July 5, 1947 and he survives in Sidney along with two daughters, Karyn Schumann and husband David of Wapakoneta, Ohio and Pamela Voisard and husband Gene of Minster, Ohio; six grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.  A son, Kevin, and a sister, Mary Weber and a brother, James Fitzgerald preceded her in death.  Mrs. Thobe was a 1946 graduate of Holy Angels School.  She was a homemaker.  She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church.  She had been a volunteer at Wilson Memorial Hospital, a member of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Sidney American Legion, Rosary Altar Society and part of the Dirty Dozen Euchre Club.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 10:30 AM at Holy Angels Catholic Church with Rev. Daniel Hess.  Burial will follow at Cedar Point Cemetery, Pasco, Ohio.  Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home on Monday, January 13, 2014 from 5-7 PM.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Angels Soup Kitchen, 324 S. Ohio Ave., Sidney, Ohio  45365 or the Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 31 W. Whipp Rd., Dayton, Ohio  45459.  Envelopes will also be available at the funeral home.  Condolences may be expressed to the Thobe family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home’s web site at:

Charitable donations may be made in Georgene's memory to the following organizations:

Alzheimer's Association Miami Valley Chapter
31 W. Whipp Rd. Dayton Ohio, 45459
Tel: 1-800-272-3900

Holy Angels Soup Kitchen
324 S. Ohio Ave. Sidney Ohio, 45365
Tel: 937-498-2307

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Terry Edwards (nee Weber)
   Posted Sat January 11, 2014
Uncle Thobe, Karyn and Pam,

My prayers are with each of you.


The Frantz girls Jane. Betty, Donna and Nancy
   Posted Sat January 11, 2014
Our thoughts and prayers are with you

Gary & susy Kaser
   Posted Mon January 13, 2014
So sorry for your loss

Janet Eakins
   Posted Mon January 13, 2014
I was sorry to hear about Georgene's death. May God be with you and the family during this difficult time.

I was your neighbor on Voyager Court but move in 2010.

In Christian Love, Janet Eakins

Tani Kushner and family
   Posted Mon January 13, 2014
Karyn, David, Sarah and family,

We express our deep condolences for you during this difficult time.

With much love,
Tani Kushner and family

Tom and Tammy (Weber) Brown
   Posted Mon January 13, 2014
So sorry. Aunt georgene will be missed.

Bev Simon
   Posted Tue January 14, 2014
So sorry for your loss.

Bev and Tom Simon

Kris siegel
   Posted Sun January 26, 2014
Pam,sorry about your mom,but I know she couldn't be prouder of what a wonderful daughter she had.take care of your dad,your thoughts are with me.kris