Jean E. (Sandberg) Tobey
1933 ∼ 2019
Jean E. (Sandberg) Tobey, of Bridge water. Born July 10, 1933 in Winchester. Died August 9, 2019. Daughter of Arthur and Inez (Stingel) Sandberg. She married James R Tobey in 1956. They met at West Somenrille Baptist Church.
She is survived by brother Richard; sister Glenna and brother Bruce and their fami lies. She leaves behind son Brianand wifeJudy; sonGregg andhischildrenAndrew,Sarah, Adam and Heather; anddaugh ter Laura and her husband Albert and their sons Ben jamin and Thomas. She was a loving wife, Mother and grandmother ...family meant the world to her .
Jean exemplified the term "people person" and made life long friends throughout her years, no more so than through church as a devout member and official. She was involved with the Florence Congregational Church in Northampton , Central Square Congregational Church in Bridgewater (and a Sunday School teacher there), and the Halifax Con gregational Church.
She graduated from Arlington High School and was a champion bowler. When her children were grown, she worked as a real estate agent in Northampton, MA. After she and James moved to Bridgewater in 1984, she was a receptionist at Campello Co-operative Bank in Brockton. After husband James passed Nov. 13, 2018, Jean resided at Southpointe Rehabilitation Center in Fall River, MA, very close to her daughter Laura. In lieuof flowers, donations can be made in her name to Joslin Diabetes Center , One Joslin PL, Boston, MA 02215.