Mary E. Thorpe, 79, formerly of 878 Bobtail Ct., died at 4:05pm Aug. 12, 2002 At Miller's Merry Manor.
She was born in Peru July 26, 1923 to John W. Hudson and Nellie Snyder Hudson. Both are deceased. Thorpe was retired after 10 years from Miller's Merry Manor, Laundry Dept., and was also a homemaker.
Survivors include two daughters, Charlotte Garner Elliott of Peru, Sherry Brunat Timbers of Myrtle Beach, S.C,; two sons, Danny L. Garner of Delphi, Robert E. Brunat of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Eileen Day of Peru and Nellie Manry of Peru; 14 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; three step-great grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by four brothers, a sister and a grandchild.
Service is Thursday at 10:30 at Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, Peru. Burial is at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Peru. Friends may call from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.