John W. Tobler, 82, Dover, died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010.

Friends of the late John W. Tobler, 82, Dover, may call on the family from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, at Trader Funeral Home, 12 Lotus St., Dover, where remembrance services will follow at 1 p.m.

Mr. Tobler died Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Bayhealth-Kent General Hospital, Dover.

He was born on Sept. 9, 1928, in Laurel Fort, Va., to the late Joseph and Perlita Puckett Tobler.

He was a member of Dover Elks B.P.O.E. 1903 and the American Legion. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He enjoyed spending time overlooking the Chesapeake Bay. He worked at Suburban Propane for 35 years.

He is survived by wife, Helen Tobler of Dover; a son, John W. Tobler Jr. of Bridgeville; a daughter, Linda Sue Marker of Hartly; grandchildren, Jaime Tobler Riggin, Amy Marker, Holly Marker, Douglas John Marker Jr.; and great-grand children, James Wooleyhand Jr. and Lia Joi Riggin.

Burial will be at the Lake Side Cemetery, Dover.

The family request that memorial contributions be given to American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720 or American Diabetes Association, 100 W. 10th St., Suite 1002, Wilmington, DE 19801.

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