Lee Edward Thorpe

A memorial service was held at Alliance Bible Church in Cedarburg on May 2 for Lee Edward Thorpe, who passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2006 at the age of 71. The Rev. Mitch Schultz officiated the funeral service. Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg assisted the family with arrangements.

Lee was born on Sept. 17, 1934 in Green Bay to the late Edward and La Vern (nee Ladrow) Thorpe. He was employed at Amcast Industries in Cedarburg for 18 years before he retired in 1999. He also drove a school bus for many years. Lee enjoyed making wood products for his grandchildren and working on his computer.

Lee is survived by his wife of 27 years, Florence; children Wayne (Mary) Voigt, Darrell (Dawn) Voigt, Dale (Delores) Thorpe, Debbie (Kim) Meyer, Shari (Mark) Benishek, Elaine (Dean) Santos, David Voigt and Karen (Lars) Wicklund; grandchildren Kris (Terry), Shaun, Mark, Kristin, Adam, Scott, Laura, Nick, Chris, Amanda, Kayla, Amy, Lindsay, Sarah, Lisa, Brandon, Kody, Danielle, Ben, Emma and Silje; great-grandchildren Cassandra, Kyler and Conner; and brother David (Judi) Thorpe. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Lee was preceded in death by his daughter Susan Lori Saloun.

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