WIlbur Glidden, Jr.

Obituary of WIlbur A Glidden, Jr.

GLIDDEN, Wilbur A. Jr., "Willie," 80, of Clearwater, Florida formally of Readfield, Maine passed away July 5, 2020.

Willie was well-known for never meeting a stranger, telling jokes, racing cars throughout the North East and retired as a driver and auto mechanic. He was a member of various racing clubs and was the former owner of Willie's Automotive, in Brockton, Mass. Willie was an avid animal lover and a friend to all.

He is survived by his children, Brenda Brann (Bruce), Michelle Childress (Henry), Wilbur Glidden III (Kris) ; significant other, Annie Ulery; siblings, Emmeline Walton, Emery Glidden; grandchildren, Mason Childress, Grace Glidden, Paul Peaslee Jr, Amy Gower; 4 great-grandchildren; his beloved cat, Shadow. Proceeded in death by his parents, Wilbur and Geneva Glidden; sisters, Madeline Townsend and Elaine Witherell.

Celebration of Life in Maine at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to charity of your choice.  


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