Class of 1945
1945 Graduation EditionPerry Daily Journal
– appeared in the senior class play this year, and has been active as a member of the Perryscope staff.
She is the daughter of Mrs. Agnes Tobin, 828 Seventh street, and was born May 28, 1927, at Bartlesville. She attended grade school at Bartlesville, Newkirk and Bison, then was in high school at Hennessey before coming here. She also belongs to the RRF social club and to the Catholic church.
After working through the summer, Phyllis wants to enter business college next fall.
Phyllis Elaine (Tobin) Speiser
May 28, 1927 – January 15, 2019
Phyllis Speiser, 91, left her loving family Tuesday morning at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City.
Born in Bartlesville, she grew up in Perry. She moved from Hobbs, NM, after the death of her husband George M. (Mickey) Speiser to Richardson, TX and then came to Edmond and worked a number of years at the University of Central Oklahoma.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Blaine and Agnes Tobin, and her son, Jim Speiser.
She is survived by her sons, Father Tom Speiser, Steve Speiser and his wife Cindy, daughter, Kim and her partner Danna Bronson and their children. Also grandchildren, Ann Baker and her children Maddie and Jack, Katie and husband, Kevin Birdwell and their children, Genna and Toby, grandson, Andrew Speiser and wife, Morgan and their son, Shepard. Phyllis is also survived by her siblings, Dalvin Tobin, Maxine McGee, Dorothy Curry and Ed Tobin. Her sister Shirley preceded her in death. And many loving and loved nieces and nephews.
The family feels blessed that she died peacefully and will always love her dearly.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, January 18, 2019 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.