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Joseph Arthur Thorpe, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 28, 1916
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 2005
Rensselaer County
New York, USA

Albany Times Union, January 27, 2005:

Joseph A. Thorpe, 88, of Loudonville, passed away on Tuesday, January 25, 2005 at the Resurrection Nursing Home after long illness.
He was born in Albany and was the son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth McCotter Thorpe.
Joe was a layout technician with General Electric Company turbine division for over 40 years, retiring in 1977. Joe was a passionate and dedicated New York Yankee fan. He was an avid bowler & golfer.
Mr. Thorpe was a model train enthusiast and made trains and platforms for numerous family members and friends.
He was predeceased in 2000 by his beloved wife, Lucy Coleman Thorpe.
He is the beloved father of Joseph A. Thorpe Jr. (Sharon), Judith A. Nuziato (Robert) and Kathleen J. Person. He is the brother of John Thorpe (Dorothy), Henry Thorpe & the late Thomas Thorpe. He is the cherished grandfather of Robert and Mark Nuziato, Michelle LaPorta, Donna Kelly, Colleen Farley, Cheryl Bailey, Joseph & Maureen Thorpe, Danielle Hunter, John, George & Christine Person. He is also survived by 22 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were Saturday morning at New Comer-Cannon Family Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Rd., Colonie (Rt. 155-south of Central Ave) then to St. Patrick's Church. Viewing was Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Entombment St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands.
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  Lucy Catherine Coleman Thorpe (1917 - 2000)
Note: Interred in the mausoleum
Saint Agnes Cemetery
Albany County
New York, USA
Maintained by: Beverly Osman Morris
Originally Created by: Rockieg
Record added: Jan 01, 2008
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Joseph Arthur Thorpe, Sr
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~May you rest in heavenly peace~ Beverly Morris
 Added: Aug. 18, 2009

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