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Wilfred W. Dodge Sr.

November 26, 1936 December 12, 2019
Wilfred W. Dodge Sr.
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Obituary for Wilfred W. Dodge Sr.

BURNHAM-Wilfred W. Dodge, Sr, 83, died peacefully on Thursday, December 12, 2019, in Pittsfield.

Wilfred was born on November 26, 1936, in Clinton, Maine, the son of Lawrence Dodge and Lena (Frost) Dodge Henry. He grew up in Burnham and married his soul mate, Dawna Lake. They shared 61 years of marriage together; She loved him so very much.

Wilfred was a woodsman and enjoyed all the outside activities: hunting, fishing and trapping. Fall was his favorite time of year. He was quite the story teller and loved to be surrounded by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They were his pride and joy. He loved his Black Lab, Cole, he was a constant companion. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

He is survived by his loving wife, Dawna Dodge of Burnham; children: Karla Morrison and husband, Keith, of Palmyra, Wilfred Dodge Jr and wife, Charlene, of Pittsfield, Dixie Dodge and companion, Paul Dube, of Manchester and Candace Raven and husband, Scott, of Thorndike; 14 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; siblings: Lawrence Dodge Jr, Helen Faulk, Phyllis Later, Phillip Henry, Barbara Drake, Geraldine Brooks, Cheryl Basford and husband Gerald, Adian Henry Jr, and Doris Hines; many cherished nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents; stepfather, Adian Henry; son, Randy Dodge; and siblings: Wesley Henry, Martha Stevens; and an infant brother.

A heartfelt thanks would like to be extended to the staff at Sebasticook Valley Hospital for taking such wonderful care of Wilfred.

The family will receive friends and share refreshments from 5-7 p.m., Friday, December 20, 2019, at the Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home, 191 Hartland Ave., Pittsfield. A graveside service will take place in the spring of 2020 at the Village Cemetery in Burnham.

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5:00 PM 12/20/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/20/2019 7:00:00 PM
Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home

191 Hartland Avenue
Pittsfield, ME 04967

Shorey-Nichols Funeral Home
191 Hartland Avenue Pittsfield 04967 ME
United States





2:00 PM 9/13/2020 2:00:00 PM
Burnham Village Cemetery

Troy Road
Burnham, ME 04922

Burnham Village Cemetery
Troy Road Burnham 04922 ME
United States

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