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Wilbar L. Dorow

March 8, 1936 — May 25, 2023



Wilbar L. Dorow, 87, died Thursday, May 25, 2023, at Quabbin Valley Nursing Home after an illness. 

Wilbar is survived by two brothers, Arthur Dorow, Jr, and Raymond Dorow; one sister, Alice Adams; one sister-in-law, Elaine Dorow, all of Athol, and several nieces and nephews. 

He was born in Petersham, on March 8, 1936, a son of the late Arthur and Helena (Wilbar) Dorow. 

He was a graduate of Petersham High School, he served in the US Army. Wilbar worked as a machinist for Chas G. Allen, Anderson Garage, and Varney Trailer Park as a groundskeeper. He also worked as a Police Officer in Petersham and a volunteer Fire Fighter for the Town of Petersham. 

Wilbar loved hunting, fishing, and the outdoors. He enjoyed doing puzzles, he liked the simple things in life, and could fix anything.

He will be remembered as being a kind and good man. 

His funeral services and burial will be private. 

Fiske, Murphy, and Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Road, Orange, MA 01364 has been entrusted with his funeral arrangements. 

Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor, Douglas M. Stone, and Melissa A. McQuaid, Funeral Directors

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