Edward J. Molitor
DOVER- On Tuesday, November 5, Edward Joseph Molitor, loving husband and father of two children, died at the age of 88.
Mr. Molitor was born on July 17, 1931 in Richmond Hill, NY, to Christopher and Mabel (Mangles) Molitor. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Bobbie Dee (Williams) Molitor, of West Dover; daughter Amy (Molitor) Manske and husband Jared Manske, of Breckenridge, CO; son Tyler Williams-Molitor and wife Veruska (Cardosa) Williams-Molitor, of Manhattan, NY; grandson Dylan Williams-Molitor; granddaughters Leila Williams-Molitor, Baye Woodland Manske, and Brynn Arrison Manske; sister Helen Longenecker; brother Richard Molitor and wife Elsa; and beloved nieces and nephews.
Mr. Molitor graduated from Lehigh University in 1953 with a BA degree. He served four years with the US Navy, from 1953 to 1957, and held the rank of lieutenant junior grade. He continued his academic studies and graduated from Fordham Law School with an LLB in 1962. He was admitted to the New York State Bar Association in 1993 and Florida State Bar Association in 1992. He began his business career with Fieldcrest in 1958 and retired from Fieldcrest in 1989.
Mr. Molitor loved his New York Giants, his many travels with family and friends, golf, skiing, a good cigar, and his dogs. The folding and presentation of the flag and the playing of Taps will be held at the West Dover Congregational Church, Saturday, December 7, at 11:30 am. A Celebration of Life will immediately follow at the West Dover Inn.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Vermont Veterans Home, Activities Fund, 325 North Street, Bennington, VT 05201.