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Mitchell C. Tobin

Family & friends are invited to attend Visiting Hours on Wednesday, March 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Route 107) REVERE for Mitchell C. Tobin, who lost his intense struggle with metastatic cancer for over four years, on Sunday, March 17th at Boston’s Brigham & Women’s Hospital. His funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, March 21st at 10:00 a.m., followed by the Funeral Mass in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 250 Revere St. REVERE, at 11:00 a.m., and immediately followed by interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Born & raised in Warren, Ohio, he spent eight & half years as a Veteran of the U.S. Navy. His commendations, medals & decorations are many. He is the recipient of the Expert Pistol Shot Metal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (2), National Defense Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Navy “E” Ribbon, Navy Unit Commendation, Kuwait Liberation Medal & the Joint Service Achievement Medal. He was discharged as an Operations Specialist, 2nd Class. He came to Boston in 1998 & graduated from Northeastern University, Class of 2000. After his marriage to his devoted, Josephine M. (Filiti) Tobin in August of 2001, they lived in Revere for a short time, before moving to West Peabody. Until last fall, he was still doing what he loved most, after his family, working as a Registered Civil Engineer for J.F White Construction Co., a position he has held for over 20 years. His hobbies and recreations were intense, such as an overwhelming for the game of golf & bowling.

He is the faithful & beloved husband of 18 years to Josephine M. (Filiti) Tobin. Adored father to Joseph Michael & Anthony Simone Tobin, both at home. Cherished son-in-law of Simone “Sam” & Filippa A. “Phyllis” Filiti & dear brother-in-law to Rosario S. Filiti, all of Revere. Devoted son of Anita C. Tobin-Drummond of Warren, OH & the late Michael J. “Mickey” Vucinich & the late Inez Vucinich. He is also lovingly survived by a sister & brother.


Visiting Hours

Wednesday, March 20th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass

Thursday, March 21st at 11:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Revere


Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Division of Development & the Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

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  1. Mary D’Olimpio
    Mar 21 2019

    Josephine, Sam & Phyllis,

    I just heard about Mitch this afternoon. I had no idea and am so very sorry for your loss. I know how hard this is and my heart breaks for all of you and the boys. May he Rest In Peace. Know that he will always be with you.


  2. Allan Grabkowitz and Howard Pomeranz and Josh PG
    Mar 21 2019

    To our wonderful meeting on their honeymoon, in August 2001, Mitch and Josie became our life long friends and family.
    We love you both with all our hearts.
    Mitch, Forever, in our hearts.
    Mitch, we will look after your beloved bride, Josie and your beautiful boys, Joey and Anthony.
    Send messages. We will be listening and looking.
    G-d bless you all!!
    Allan and Howie.

    And from Josh. I will miss you Uncle Mitch.

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