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Of Washington, DC passed away peacefully on May 26, 2015. He was the only son and youngest of three children born to the late Victor and Katherine Wilburn on January 23, 1931 in Omaha, Nebraska. He received a Master in Architecture from Harvard University. In 1962, he started the architectural and planning firm, Victor H. Wilburn & Associates, with offices in Philadelphia, PA and Washington D.C. He was a member of Episcopal Church of Our Savior and several different civic organizations. He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Daves Wilburn; six children: his sister Katherine Cunningham; seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and a multitude of family members and friends. The Memorial Service will be held at the Episcopal Church of Our Saviour, 1700 Powder Mill Road, Silver Spring, Maryland, on Thursday, June 11, 2015, at 11:00 am. Memorial gifts in lieu of flowers may be made in Victor H. Wilburn's name, payable to Parkinson's Foundation of the National Capital Area Gift Fund (PFNCA) and mailed to: PFNCA, 7700 Leesburg Pike, Suite 208, Falls Church, VA 22043; or payable to: Harvard School of Design; (GSD Fund/In memory of Victor Wilburn), and mailed to: Office of the Recording Secretary, Harvard University, 124 Mt. Auburn Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138.

Published in The Washington Post on June 9, 2015