- FUN FEATURES
Maxine Marion Tobias, 81, of Stamford, Conn., passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2014. She was the widow of the late Murry Tobias.
She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on February 11, 1933, a daughter of the late Louis and Frances Tepper. She is survived by two daughters, Cynthia Ottaviano of Bridgeport, and Nancy Kapchan and husband Jerry of Cheshire; stepson Larry Tobias and wife Karen of Stamford; daughter-in-law Maria Lipner of Ridgefield; grandchildren Amber deVries and husband Rudy, Aimee Ottaviano, Dianna Ottaviano, Rebecca Kapchan, Alyxandra Kapchan, Zachary Kapchan, Lauren Lipner, Kaitlin Lipner, Jayson Tobias, Erica Tobias; and great-granddaughter Abigail deVries.
Maxine was a vibrant and intelligent woman who worked as a paralegal in New York City for many years. In later years, she was involved with the Lifelong Learning Institute at Norwalk Community College. She was the matriarch of the family and was actively involved in all of her family’s lives.