He­len Thorpe of Trappe

The Times Herald (Norristown, PA) - - HEALTH -

He­len T. (Holz) Thorpe, 82, wife of G. Herbert Thorpe Jr., W. 7th Ave., Trappe, died Sun­day, Jan. 26, 2014, at Sea­sons Hospice at Phoenixville Hos­pi­tal.

Mrs. Thorpe was born on April 28, 1931, in Philadel­phia, and was the daugh­ter of the late Wal­ter and Golda (Wadsworth) Holz. She was a grad­u­ate of Am­bler High School.

Mrs. Thorpe re­tired in 1993 from the Perkiomen Val­ley School Dis­trict, where she was a pay­roll su­per­vi­sor for 22 years.

In ad­di­tion to her hus­band of 55 years, Mrs. Thorpe is sur­vived by her chil­dren, Karen Thorpe, Wilm­ing­ton, Del., and Ge­orge III, hus­band of Lisa (Lalli) Thorpe, Roy­ers­ford; and her grand­chil­dren, Kyle and Evan Thorpe.

A me­mo­rial ser­vice will be held at 11 a.m. Satur­day at the Hol­combe Fu­neral Home, Inc., 21 Main St., Trappe, with the Rev. Thomas T. Kochen­der­fer Jr., Pas­tor Emer­i­tus, St. An­drew’s Lutheran Church, Audubon, of­fi­ci­at­ing. Burial will be in Lim­er­ick Gar­den Of Mem­o­ries, Lim­er­ick Twp. Friends may call from 10 -10:45 a.m., Satur­day, at the fu­neral home.

Me­mo­rial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to the Perkiomen Val­ley Stu­dent Loan As­so­ci­a­tion, 3 Iron Bridge Dr., Col­legeville, PA 19426.

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