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Richard Ellis Thorpe


Richard E Thorpe age 81 passed away peacefully on October 24th 2022. Born in Mansfield, Ohio, grew up in Minneapolis, MN, attended North high school. Retired from Honeywell after 25 years & retired in Sun City, Az., loved reading, playing golf & spending time with family & friends. Survived by children Stacy Christensen(Thorpe) & Brian(Jennifer) Thorpe, five grandchildren & one great grandson, many siblings, nieces, nephews & friends.