Janet B. (Nies) Tobias

Janet B. (Nies) Tobias 77, of New Bloomfield, PA has passed on to Gods loving hands on September 25th 2017.  Born February 12th 1940 to the late Charles F Nies and Cleidtha C Beidelman Nies of Harrisburg. Janet graduated from William Penn High School Class of 1958.  Surviving are her children, Terry L. Gross of Newport and husband Mark, Paul E. Tobias Jr. and wife Brenda Williams of Marysville, PA, and Carlene L. Warner and husband Dale of Duncannon, PA; siblings Pauline Shadel and husband Richard of Campbelltown, PA, Doris Gentzel and husband Gary of Centre Hall, PA, Roger Nies and wife Janet of Harrisburg, PA, and Shirley Mowers of Harrisburg, PA.  She was preceded in death by both her Mother and Father along with Mary Lou Nies formerly of Palmyra, PA, Donald Nies formerly of Enola, PA; and sister Nancy Nies of Harrisburg, PA. Janet had four grandchildren, Amanda Gross of Mechanicsburg, PA, Rachelle Tobias of Carlisle, PA,  Brittany Gardner of Carlisle, PA, and Michael Tobias of Harrisburg, PA, along with 7 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


Janet retired from Lear Corporation formerly C H Masland and Sons, and worked there for 19 years in many departments.  Janet enjoyed cooking for family and friends, gardening, making crafts, and watching Penn State football.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.


Visitation will be held Saturday, September 30th 2017 at Sullivan Funeral Home 51 North Enola Drive Enola, PA. from 10:30am to 11:30am.  Memorial Services will be from 11:30am to 12:30pm.


The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Tobias family.



Mom you will be in our hearts forever. We all miss you greatly. Its been so hard without you. I know that your resting in peace. I love you so much.

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