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Flavel Shawn Tobin

September 24, 1968 ~ September 10, 2021 (age 52)


Flavel Shawn Tobin passed away peacefully on September 10, 2021. He was born on September 24, 1968 to the late William and Dianna (Blakeslee) Tobin.

Flavel was a 1986 graduate of Akron High School.  He and Luann Jago were married on March 19, 1994 and they had four children together. Flavel worked for KT Construction in Tonawanda for many years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in his spare time. He especially loved doing crossword puzzles and watching wrestling with his son.

Loving husband of Luann Tobin, cherished father of Flavel S. Tobin II, Michelle (Nick) Szalay, Hannah Tobin and Renee Tobin; proud grandfather of Amara Szalay and Heaven Tobin-Srock; dear brother of Dennis (Ameila) Tobin, Bill (Laurie) Tobin, Cindy (Bryan) Shafer, and Karen (Rick) Carey.

Friends and relatives may call from 4:00-7:00 PM on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Ross Funeral Home of Akron, LLC where a private immediate family funeral service will follow. 


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September 17, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
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Akron, NY 14001

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