Edward Scott Tobey
May 23, 1963 - Jul 24, 2016
With friends and family by his side, Edward Scott Tobey departed this earth on Sunday July 24 2016, after a lengthy battle with Cancer.
Born on May 23 1963 in San Francisco to Vernon and Gerallene Tobey, the youngest of three brothers.
Raised in places including the Phillipines, American Samoa, and various locations throughout California, while following his father’s career as a civil engineer in the US Department of Defense.
Scott graduated from Samoan High School in Pago Pago American Samoa. Returning to the US to attend college, Scott instead joined the Navy in 1982 where he excelled as a reactor operator in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program until his honorable discharge in 1988.
During his naval career aboard the USS Carl Vinson during a port call to Perth Western Australia in 1986, Scott met Teresa Agnes Warenczak, who would become his wife in February 1988.
Settling in Antelope CA in 1991, Scott and Teresa were blessed with three wonderful children: Jonathon, Aaron, and Alicia.
After graduating from California State University Sacramento in 1993 with a Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering, Scott started a rewarding career with the City of Sacramento, in 1995, as a civil engineer. He obtained his Master Traffic certificate in 2000.
Survivors include his wife Teresa, children Jonathon, Aaron, and Alicia, brothers Craig and Michael.
Services will be held at East Lawn Mortuary, 5757 Greenback Lane, Sacramento at 10am on Friday July 29 2016.
In lieu of purple flowers, donations in Scott’s memory to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated.
A shining light in life, Scott leaves a legacy of love and compassion through his loving family and friends.
East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park
5757 Greenback Lane