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Tobiason, Rolf “Toby” Van Cott

83, of Phoenix, Arizona passed away on February 10, 2014. Toby was born in Merrick, Long Island, New York on June 11, 1930 to Rolf Morten Tobiason and Sarah Mildred Van Cott. He had one sister, Myra. Toby served in the Air Force during the Korean War, then married Sarah Jane Bradford on August 19, 1965 in Phoenix. He worked as a counseling psychologist at Phoenix College and Scottsdale Community College. As a young man, he loved to fly and ski. After moving to Arizona, Toby continued to ski every winter and played tennis year round. He is survived by his wife, Sarah Jane; children Bradford Van Cott Tobiason and Sarah Margaret Tobiason and her husband Stefan Shepherd; and two grandchildren, Margaret Anne and David Jeeyong Shepherd. Condolence may be sent to Sarah Tobiason, care of Best Funeral Services, Inc., 501 E. Dunlap Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85020.