DR. LOUIS A. TOBIA, age 80, of Kennett Square, PA passed away at his residence on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Rosetta C. Tobia, with whom he shared 54 years of marriage.
Born in Woodbury, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Louis, Sr. and Florence Tobia.
He went on to serve as a Captain in the United States Army, where he practiced as a Dentist
Thereafter, he established his own private dental practice in Dilworthtown, PA, which he maintained for many years.
In addition, he taught Prosthetic Dentistry as a member of the part-time faculty at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, his alma mater for both his undergraduate and post-graduate degrees.
After retiring, he spent his summers in Wildwood, where he became known far and wide as “Condo Lou” by countless friends.
He was proud to be a Silver Life Master at Bridge as well as a First Degree Black Belt in both Japanese Kenpo Karate and Japanese Go Ju Rhu Karate.
He is survived by two daughters, Sheri (Ray) Ott of Dover, DE and Kathleen (Brian) Carmody of Chadds Ford, PA and five grandchildren, Connor, Griffin and Devon Ott and identical twins, Brady and Kirk Carmody.
You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 10:00 to 11:30 on Friday, October 23, 2020 at the Kuzo Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA. His funeral mass will follow at 12:00 at St. Patrick Church, 212 Meredith Street, Kennett Square, PA, with burial afterwards.
To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit www.kuzoandfoulkfh.com
In memory of Lou, a contribution may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
VisitationOctober 23, 2020 10:00-11:30 Kuzo Funeral Home
250 West State Street
Kennett Square,, PA
Funeral MassOctober 23, 2020 12:00 St. Patrick Church
212 Meredith Street
Kennett Square, PA,
BurialOctober 23, 2020 ST. Patrick's Cemetery
Kennett Square, PA
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