Funeral services for Toby Long will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 at The Marseilles Fire Department, located at 20461 OH-37, LaRue, OH 43332, with Pastors Joe Coalter and Dave Dooley officiating. Burial will follow at Agosta Cemetery in New Bloomington. Friends and family may visit from 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, until time of services. The Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton is assisting the family with arrangements.
Toby died on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020. He was born on May 21st, 1992 in Bellefontaine to Harry and Amy (Partridge) Long. On June 27th, 2015 he married Michelle Shepherd and she survives in New Bloomington.
Also surviving are 4 sisters; Maggie (Eric) Hayes of Seattle, W.A., Claire (Aaron Combs) of Auburn Hills, M.I., Tammy Long of Kenton, Corrina Harwood of Utah, a brother; Joe (Vikki) Long of Kenton, nieces and nephews; Justin (Michelle) Long, Randi Jo (Jacob) Bowers, and Jazlyn Long.
Toby was employed at Olympic Steel in Kenton and was a Volunteer Firefighter for the Marseilles Fire Department. He true loved to help people.
He had a love for pulling tractors especially Farmall tractors and had recently bought his first pulling tractor and became a member of the Ohio State Tractor Pullers Association.
Toby enjoyed hunting and being outdoors. He was a member of the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Club. Toby also had a love for soccer, and enjoyed not only watching soccer but playing as well.
Memorial donations may be made to the Marseilles Fire Department. The money will be used to start a memorial scholarship in Toby’s honor to help fund the education of future firefighters.
Online condolences may be expressed at pricefh.net.