Arthur W. Dolloff, 74, of Derry, died January 26, 2013 at Veteran's Hospital, Manchester, NH.
He was born in Arlington, MA on February 24, 1938, son of Raymond and Clara Dolloff.
The family moved to Chester NH the following year and started the Dolloff Dairy Farm where Arthur lived until 2006. In 2006 Arthur moved to Derry to live with his "best friend in life" Marcia Abbott where he became part of her extended family including her children, her brothers and her sisters who all loved him as their own.
Arthur served on the Chester Fire Dept. for several years. He was a veteran of the Army where he did Helicopter Rescue. This gentle giant was very caring and compassionate to everyone he knew. He was well versed in many subjects including; farming, forestry and politics.
Arthur was predeceased by his brothers: Raymond (RED) Dolloff, Robert (STUBBY) Dolloff, and Freddie Dolloff. He leaves behind several nieces and nephews; Tony, Angie, Laina, Michael, Freddie Jr., Chris, Ronnie, Gene, and special friends, John T. Colman, Young Dickie Bellemore, Uncle Cliff Hicks, and sister in law, Barbara Dolloff.
A graveside service with military honors will be, Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 11:00 AM, at Great Hill Cemetery, Rte. 121A, Chester, NH.