Sandra K. Thorpe 1951-2013

WARREN – Sandra “Sandi” Kay Thorpe, 61, died peacefully at 4:15 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at her home.

Sandra was born Dec. 19, 1951, in Ravenna, the daughter of the late Gerald and Helen Kovach Carmen.

On Sept. 11, 1971, she married Terrence R. Thorpe, and together they shared 41 years and raised three children.

Sandi worked at Packard Electric for 10 years and also worked at St. James Catholic Church for 22 years. She enjoyed just about everything life had to offer.

Besides her husband, Terry, she is survived by her three children, Travis, Dawn and Michael; and one granddaughter, Gracie Elaine. Other survivors include her siblings, Gary (Sandy) Carmen and Linda Beathe; her brother-in-law, Thomas (Veronica) Thorpe; her sisters-in-law, Jean (Nick) Japuncha and Betty (Craig) Adgate; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where family and friends may gather from 5 to 7 p.m. The Rev. Father Charles Crumbley will celebrate her life.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society-Mahoning Valley Unit, 525 N. Broad Street, Canfield, OH 44406.

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