Walter H. Dolbier
1937 ∼ 2018
Walter H. Dolbier of Mashpee, Massachusetts formerly of Concord, Massachusetts died on Thursday July 5, 2018 unexpectedly at home. He was 81.
He was born on May 26, 1937 in Waltham, Massachusetts. He grew up in Watertown, Massachusetts and attended Boston University graduating in1959. He married Barbara O’Donnell in 1959 and they shared 59 wonderful years of marriage. Together they had two children, Kimberley and Marc. Walter worked as an International Marketing Manager at the W.R. Grace. He served in the US Army from 1959 to 1964 and retired as a 1st Lieutenant. Walter was an active member and former trustee of the First Congregational Church of Falmouth. Walter was very hard working and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his five grandchildren Emily, Jonathan, Benjamin, Sarah and Ryan. Walter was an avid reader, a known history buff and Boston sports fan, and enjoyed gourmet food, great wine and world travel.
A private military service for the family will be held on Friday July 13, 2018 at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, Massachusetts. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made in Walter’s name to the American Heart Association, Gifts Processing Center, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.