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Harold Wilbur Jr.

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Harold Wilbur Jr. Obituary
Harold Wilbur, Jr

1941 - 2015 BRATTLEBORO Harold S. Wilbur, Jr., 73, of Prospect Street died unexpectedly early Saturday morning, November 14, 2015 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Mr. Wilbur was born in Brattleboro on December 4, 1941 the son of Harold and Dorothy (Haire) Wilbur. He attended school in Johnson, Vermont later graduating from Brattleboro Union High School, Class of 1959. He went on to attend linotype school in Boston eventually returning home to Brattleboro where he went to work at the former Publishers Composition and later was employed by the former American Stratford Company where he retired from following many years of faithful service. An avid golfer, he was a former member of both the Brattleboro Country Club and Pine Grove Springs Country Club in Spofford. He also loved harness horses and owned many throughout the years. On March 26, 1962 at First Baptist Church in Brattleboro he was married to Clara Orne who survives. Besides his wife of 53 years he leaves one son, Jeffrey Wilbur of Brattleboro, a sister-in-law, Kay Orne of Houston, Texas, and two nephews. In keeping with Mr. Wilbur's final wishes there will be no formal funeral services. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in his name may be made to the Windham Country Humane Society, P.O. Box 397, Brattleboro, VT 05302. To sign an online register book or send messages of e-condolence to the family please visit : www.atamaniuk.com
Published in Brattleboro Reformer on Nov. 19, 2015
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