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Gerald R. “Jerry” Tobin

Gerald R. “Jerry” Tobin, of Huntington passed away on Monday, July 18, 2022, at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester. He was 75 years old.

He served his country as a Marine during the Vietnam War. He had worked for Buick Motor Division in Michigan, and later worked as a Teamster hauling cars in Indiana. Tobin enjoyed watching NASCAR and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a huge Michigan football fan.

Tobin was born on August 15, 1946, in Saginaw, Michigan, to Michael F. and Oneita E. (Harney) Tobin. He was united in marriage to Deborah Myers who survives.

Additional survivors include two stepsons, Shane (Ginger) Fahrnow of Roanoke, Chad Kreider of Huntington; two grandchildren, Karigan (Josiah) Doctor and Drake (Taylor) Fahrnow both of Huntington.

His parents preceded him in death.

There will be no visitation or service.

Graveside service will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations can be made out to SPCA in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.

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