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Obituary for Meryl "Skip" Tolle

Skip Tolle, 67 years, of Peebles, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, January 23, 2021, at the Good Samaritan Hospital, in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Skip was born in West Union, Ohio, on April 15, 1953, the son of Carey Tolle and the late Clarice “Jean” Austin. He worked as a fiber optics technician for both GTE and Verizon. He attended the Peebles Church of Christ and was a member of the Adams County Historical Society. Skip especially enjoyed the time he spent playing in several local bands.
In addition to his mother, Skip was preceded in death by his son, Seth Tolle, who died in 2005. He is survived by his wife, Cynthia (Nichols) Tolle, whom he married on January 19, 1980. He also leaves his father, Carey Tolle, of West Union; and three daughters, Angie (Chad) McCoy, of Peebles; Brieana Malcom, of Peebles; and Carisa (Marc) Kremin, of Peebles; as well as a brother, Shannon (Amy) Tolle, of Phoenix, Arizona. Skip will be missed by his nine grandchildren.
Private funeral services for Skip will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2021, at the convenience of the family. The ceremony will be officiated by Jason Bohl. Burial will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery, in Peebles. The family will plan a Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made in Skip’s name to the Adams County Humane Society, P.O. Box 245, West Union, Ohio 45693.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home. Please visit us at to leave words of comfort for the family in our online guestbook.