Donna L. Tobias

June 23, 1946 ~ May 26, 2021 (age 74)


Tobias, Donna L.

Donna Louise Tobias of Morton Grove, at rest May 26, 2021. She was the daughter of Arthur Anton Tobias and Dorothea Tobias also of Morton Grove. She graduated from Niles West High School and The University of Wisconsin – Superior. Donna was the longtime Engineer Registrar for the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University. She considered many of the students “her children” and several remained friends in later years. Above all, she loved her family. Her tabletops are crowded with framed family photographs. Donna was predeceased by her brother Timothy John Tobias of Chicago. She is survived by her brother Terrence Arthur (Cynthia) of Chadds Ford, PA, her nieces Margaretta (Steven) Sacco of Chicago and Irene (Amin) Kalek of San Diego, CA and her great nephews Michael Pierre Sacco, Samuel Carpenter Sacco and Edmund Joseph Sacco. Services will be private. Instead of flowers please make a donation in her memory to radio station WFMT in Chicago or Meals on Wheels of Northern Illinois. For online condolences, please visit:

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