Donald C. "Don" Tilbe Sr.

EPPING - Donald "Don" C. Tilbe Sr., 46, died unexpectedly on Jan. 30, 2013, in Exeter.

He was born April 5, 1966, in Newburyport, Mass. Don grew up in Newburyport, Mass. He had resided in Epping for the past year and was a former resident of Brentwood and Hampton.

Don was a deputy director of emergency management for the town of Brentwood. He was also a volunteer firefighter in Brentwood for numerous years.

Don was an avid outdoorsman and his passion was hunting. He was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.

Don truly loved his family and he will be sadly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Madonna (Anderson) Tilbe; three sons, Donald C. Tilbe Jr., Justin Tilbe, and Kenneth Anderson; four daughters, Sherry Tilbe, Carolann Tilbe, Katelynn Anderson, and Stephanie Anderson; four grandchildren, Jacob, Nathan, Jaiden, and Darren, his parents, Roberta and Bob Dow; two brothers, Steven Frost and Alan Tilbe and several nieces and nephews.


SERVICES: Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Brewitt Funeral Home, 14 Pine St., Exeter.

Memorial services will follow on Tuesday, Feb. 5, at 4 p.m. at the funeral home.

For more information, please visit

Funeral Home

Stockbridge Funeral Home
141 Epping Road Exeter, NH 03833
(603) 772-0400

Published in Union Leader on Feb. 1, 2013