|Birth: ||Mar., 1953|
Sault Sainte Marie
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2011|
David M.Thorp, 57, of Medfield, MA. died on January 9, 2011. He was the husband of Barbara (Staszesky) Thorp, father of Catherine, Nicholas and Gabrielle, grandfather of Cecilia and Mary-Clare, brother of Burnham and Mark Thorp both of Canada and the late Matthew Thorp. Mr. Thorp was the son of the late David and Dorothy Thorp and Son-in-law of Frank and Barbara Staszesky of Plymouth. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in St. Edward the Confessor Church, Medfield.
David attended Boston College and earned a B.A. summa cum laude in Theology and Psychology in 1974. He earned a Master of Divinity, with a concentration in Systematic Theology, at Princeton Theological Seminary, where he finished second in his class. Since 1979 David has worked as a Catholic lay minister with a passion for introducing people to Jesus. He has been a lecturer in theology at colleges in the Boston area. He has spoken at conferences, preached retreats and parish missions throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. David is the former director of Charismatic Renewal Services and of the Office for Evangelization for the Archdiocese of Boston, as well as, a member of the staff of the Spiritual Life Center of the Marian Community, a Catholic lay community based in Medway. David also served as a member of the National Service Committee for the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the United States and on the Council for the International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services. At the time of his death, he was the Director of Catholics Come Home for the Archdiocese of Boston.
Mount Benedict Cemetery
Plot: section J8 plot 132
Created by: Therese Fenner Boucher
Record added: Jan 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64147453
I believe that if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. 2 Cor 5:17|
Added: Jan. 15, 2011