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Ernest E. Thorpe

January 20, 1929 August 28, 2018
Ernest E. Thorpe
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Obituary for Ernest E. Thorpe

Ernest E. Thorpe, of Rolla, passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the age of 89.
He was born on January 20, 1929 in Rolla, MO to the late Asa Thorpe and Florence (Jackson) Thorpe. On June 29, 1962 he married Shirley (Isgrigg) Thorpe in Rolla.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Glen Thorpe and one sister, Helen Stansberry.
Ernest was employed as a welder at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO. He loved to fish and to hunt and loved going to the Lake of the Ozarks. He was a lifetime member of the VFW. Ernest loved being with his family the most.
Ernest will be sadly missed by his surviving family which includes: his wife, Shirley Thorpe of Rolla; a daughter, Sandra Buchanan and husband Paul of Punta Gorda, FL; one sister, Marie Loughridge of Rolla; four grandchildren, Todd, Tammy, Angela and Carley; seven great grandchildren, Scott, Tyler, Tennisen, Mason, Christopher, Ireland and Hannah; a brother-in-law, Don Isgrigg and wife Peggy of Rolla; special friends, Charlie Mosteller and Karl Kost; cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family.
A graveside service for Ernest Thorpe will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Friday, August 31, 2018 at the Rolla City Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the family to help with final expenses.

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1:00 PM 8/31/2018 1:00:00 PM - 1:30 PM 8/31/2018 1:30:00 PM
Rolla City Cemetery

Highway 72
Rolla, MO 65401

Rolla City Cemetery
Highway 72 Rolla 65401 MO
United States

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Rolla City Cemetery Final Resting Place

Highway 72
Rolla, MO 65401

Highway 72 Rolla 65401 MO
United States

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