obit: Frank Tobias Sr.
Many friends and relatives paid their last respects and attended the last rites held for Frank Tobias Sr., 62, Jan. 22, at the Jecmenek Chapel at 2 p.m. Rev. Francis Kolar officiated. Interment was in Hostyn Hill Catholic Cemetery.
Born in Ellinger March 19, 1912, he was a son of Joe and Anna Hruska Tobias and was married to Elsie Mechura. She preceded him in death Jan. 6, 1946.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Leonard (Betty Jane) Berger of Arlington; 3 sons, Frank Jr., Jay Dee and Randolph Tobias, all of Houston; 5 sisters, Mrs. Rosie Korenek and Mrs. Millie Myers of Galveston, Mrs. Albina Hruska and Mrs. Annie Kallus of Ellinger, and Mrs. Lillian Becka of Fayetteville; 3 brothers, Ed Tobias of Ellinger, Charlie Tobias of La Grange and Henry Tobias of Ellinger; 4 grandsons and one granddaughter.
Colorado County Citizen, January 30, 1975
Submitted by Rosemary Ermis