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Retired Town Accountant Wendell “Roy” Wetherby passes at 84

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Wendell “Roy” Wetherby, 84, of Milford and formerly of Hopkinton, passed away at the Blaire House in Milford on Saturday, February 4, 2023. Born in Montgomery, Vermont, he was the son of the late Pearl (Bressette) and Homer Wetherby. He was the husband of 21 years to Sandra (McGilvray) Wetherby of Milford.

Roy proudly served in the Army. Prior to his retirement 30 years ago, he worked as a town accountant for Hopkinton and then Acton. After retirement, he continued to keep busy working in a variety of areas. He enjoyed camping and riding his motorcycle.

Besides his wife, Roy is survived by his son, W. Roy Wetherby, “JR” and his wife, Lani of Milford and his step-son, Josh McLeod and his wife, Kim of Hudson. He also leaves behind three grandchildren, Evan James Wetherby, Ava and Morgan McLeod. He is predeceased by his first wife of 36 years, Linda A. Wetherby; his siblings, Orville, Carmine “Jake”, Donald and Gordon Wetherby.

Visitation will be held on Friday, February 10th from 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Hopkinton. A funeral service will follow visitation at 12:00 in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Hopkinton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.


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