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Dorothy Combellack Marrow

Dorothy Combellack Marrow, American nurse, educator. Recipient Makaria Club scholarship, Methodist Church, Gardiner, Maine, 1955, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital scholarship, Boston, 1955.


  • Marrow, Dorothy Combellack was born on March 8, 1937 in Gardiner, Maine, United States. Daughter of James Henry and Esther Phoebe (Morang) Combellack.

  • Education

    • Nursing diploma, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, 1958.


    • Staff nurse, kidney research Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, 1958. Staff nurse, psychiatry VA, Togus, Maine, 1958-1959, staff nurse, medical, surgery, 1960-1964, staff nurse, Cardiac Care Unit, Intensive Care Unit, 1967-1977, nursing instructor, 1977-1992. Retired Department Veterans Affairs, 1992.

      Nursing instructor Mid-State College, Augusta, Maine, 1982-1985. Nursing consultant Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, Maine, 1987. Nursing recruiter Licensed Practical Nurse schools, Maine, 1984-1986.


    When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

    Party affiliation: Republican


    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Denomination: Methodist


    All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.


    CPR instructor American Heart Association, Augusta, 1975-1990. Nursing chairperson Combined Federal Campaign, Togus, 1981-1982. Speaker Girl Scouts United States of America, Pittston, Maine, 1983, Westbrook (Maine) Community College, 1984.

    Member board directors Motivational Services, Inc., Augusta, 1987-1988. Guest lecturer Kennebec Valley Parkinsons Support Group, 1992, 93. Active blood pressure screening clinic Maine Housing Authority for Elderly.

    Member Webber Pond Fish and Game Association (secretary 1979-1981).



    Pianist, photography, antiques.


    • Married Norman Filmore Marrow, November 27, 1958 (divorced July 1982). Children: Peter Ward, Gregory James, Jennifer Esther.
    • father: James Henry Combellack
    • mother: Esther Phoebe (Morang) Combellack
    • spouse: Norman Filmore Marrow
    • children: Peter Ward Marrow
    • Gregory James Marrow
    • Jennifer Esther Marrow
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    Born March 8, 1937