Kathleen E. Thorpe
Kathleen E. Thorpe, 59, of
Pisgah Forest, died peacefully at her home on Friday, February 15, 2008.
She was born Aug. 9, 1948 in Niagara Falls, N.Y., to the late Oskar Back and Sieglinde Neumann.
She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Peter; one daughter, Anne Thorpe, of Brevard; two brothers, Ron and his wife, Anita Back, of Virginia and Oskar Stephen and his wife, Sue, of Denver, Colo.; two sisters, Linde Zara, of Pisgah Forest and Marliesa Back, of Manchester, Mich.
She graduated from Buffalo State in 1969. She worked for Service Master as hospital food service director, and in 199...