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Obituary for John A. Thorpe

John A. Thorpe of Strykersville, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2023 at the Charlotte House in North Java at the age of 75.

He was born October 3, 1948 in Lackawanna, a son of the late Arthur and Ada (Keefe) Thorpe. He enjoyed listening to music, collecting guns, and admiring cars. He also loved traveling all over the US transporting steel and machinery to producers in 48 states. Additionally, John was a US Navy Vietnam Veteran.

He is survived by his daughter, Kelly Thorpe of Miami, FL; sister, Laurie (Steve) Hatch of Greenville, SC; sister-in-law, Gail Thorpe of Wales, NY; as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his brother, Mike Thorpe.

There will be no prior visitation. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.