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Mrs. Helen Marie Tobias, age 93, of Somerset, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
She was born on August 23, 1923, in Hope, Arkansas, daughter of the late Jessie C. and Rosalie Breedlove Aaron.
Helen was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. She was also a member of the Homemakers of Somerset. She loved gospel music and enjoyed playing the organ.
She is survived by a son, Jack (and Sharon) Tobias, of Napierville, IL; daughter, Virginia (and Fred) Schmidt, of Somerset; brother, Thomas (and Bobbye) Aaron, of Copperas Cove, TX; grandchildren, William Worley, Jr., Todd (and Kristen) Schmidt, Phillip Tobias and Jeremy Tobias; great-grandchildren, Dakota Purley, Cheyenne Worley, Michael Worley, David Worley and Tate Williams. She is also survived by Mildred (and Vernon) Petrey, who was like family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Olin E. Tobias, and an infant sister.
Visitation will be held on Friday, February 17, 2017 beginning at 6:00 P.M. until funeral service time at 7:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Slade Moore officiating.
Graveside Services will be held on Monday, February 20, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in the Skyline Memorial Park, 24800 S. Governors Hwy. Monee, IL. 60449.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, 100 Parkway Dr. Somerset, KY 42503.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home, Somerset, KY is in charge of the arrangements.