2145 Compton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

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William “Toby” Marx July 22, 1963 - March 9, 2022

William “Toby” Marx

William “Toby” Marx, age 58, passed away on March 9, 2022.

Toby was born in Cincinnati, OH to Robert & Margaret Marx. Toby was married to Elizabeth “Beth” Ruwe of Cincinnati, Ohio for 33 years.

Toby owned his own towing service, Performance Towing, for 25 years. He was well loved in the community and knew many people. He never met a stranger. He was always popping in and out, visiting his shops, and had a close connection with each one of them. He loved boating and working in his yard.

Toby is survived by his wife Beth Marx; his sons Logan & Lance Marx; his siblings Kathy Traylor & John (Gail) Marx; and many nieces & nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents Robert & Margaret; his brother Bobby; and his brother-in-law Frank Traylor.

A visitation for Toby will be held at Arlington Memorial Gardens’ Lakeside Mausoleum Chapel (2145 Compton Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231; follow the RED line) on Saturday, March 19, 2022 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM. A funeral service will follow at 11:00AM. After the funeral, Toby will be laid to rest in the Garden of Restoration.

Donations may be made to the Central & Southern Ohio Chapter of the ALS Association (1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221, Columbus, OH 43220) or American Cancer Society in honor of Toby.

Map to the Garden of Restoration

A visitation for Toby will be held at Arlington Memorial Gardens' Lakeside Mausoleum Chapel (2145 Compton Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45231; follow the RED line) on Saturday, March 19, 2022 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM. A funeral service will follow at 11:00AM. After the funeral, Toby will be laid to rest in the Garden of Restoration.

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    Ellen Schroder says

    Deepest Sympathy Beth, Logan and Lance. Toby’s suffering is over. May he Rest in Peace. Love you.

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    LITO RODRIGUEZ says

    Beth, Logan and Lance – I am so sorry for your loss. Toby was such a great guy and very much enjoyed playing cards with him. After getting to know the three of you the past couple of years showed me you are the perfect family. Stay strong and be there for each other. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

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    Byron L. Adkins says

    Beth, prayers and condolences. May the peace of Christ be with you.
    Toby will be missed by all of us that grew up in the neighborhood with him.

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    Jenny Knab-Watters says

    Beth & family, you have our deepest sympathy. Toby was a helluva guy & we always enjoyed our talks. He s gone too soon. You’re all in our thoughts & prayers.

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    Laverne Bosken says

    Beth, I am so sorry to hear of your loss.
    I loss my first husband after 49 years of
    Marriage back in. 2017. There will be hard
    Days ahead but your sons will be there for you.
    Life does go on and you stay strong and keep
    On living life to the fullest.

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