Obituary: Bruce E. Tobey


March 10, 1951 – June 14, 2022

Information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Bruce E. TobeyBruce E. Tobey, age 72, of Crown Point, IN, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 14, 2022. Beloved husband of Linda C. Tobey, nee Abraham. Loving father of Amy (William) Monroe and Tracy Tobey. Cherished grandfather of Molly, Sean, and Seth. Dear brother of Steve Tobey, Allan “Frosty” Ferrell, and the late Jim Tobey. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded in death by his parents Frank Jr. and Grace Tobey. Bruce was a diesel mechanic for Chicago Transit Authority. He was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

A memorial visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN. For more information, please call 219-322-7300 or visit our online obituary and guestbook at