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SPAULDING, Richard Walbridge Of Cabot, VT, Aspen, CO and Lexington, MA, age 82, passed away on August 2nd, 2017. Husband of Eleanor Mary Thompson. Father of Susan Gilbert and her husband, Paul of Newton and grandfather to their children Amy and Lucy. Father of Sharon Spaulding of Belmont. Brother to Jean Rand and her husband, David of Columbia, CT and brother to the late Charles H. Spaulding and his wife Ann of Kennebunk Beach, Maine. He is also survived by many nieces, grand nieces and nephews and grand nephews. Graduate of Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH and UNH in Engineering, P.E. in Civil Engineering, Navy Seabees, stationed in Aleutian Islands and U.S. Naval Academy. Outstanding career at AT &T and Spaulding & Slye before starting Spaulding & Co. Inc. in 1975. Longtime trustee of Concord Museum, past trustee of Carleton Willard Village, Concord Business Partnership and Director and Past President of Noumbega Council, Boy Scouts of America. Enjoyed singing with the Sounds of Concord. Dick was a past Vice president of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and President of Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) in 1976. He was a member of the American Society of Real Estate Counselors. Extensively involved in restoration and community projects in Cabot, VT, from the AM Foster Bridge, Walbridge Schoolhouse, and the Senior Center, to the Sugar House and many more.

Visiting hours will be held Wednesday August 9, 2017 at the Douglass Funeral Home, 51 Worthen Rd., LEXINGTON from 5pm to 8pm, with a Reception to follow. Service and graveside burial at the Cabot Plains Cemetery, Cabot, VT Friday August 11, 2017 at 1pm. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Lexington 781-862-1800

Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 6, 2017
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