Robert Wayne Thorpe
Robert Wayne Thorpe, 58, of Greensburg, passed away at 4:07 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019 at Franciscan Health Center Indianapolis. He was born on April 24, 1961 in Greensburg, the son of John Bernard & Marian Alice (Boyce) Thorpe. Robert was a lifelong resident of Decatur County. He has retired from Williams Industries in Shelbyville. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren. He married Gaylena Diane Bills in Greensburg on May 19, 2000 and she preceded him in death on July 11, 2018. Survivors include his mother, Marian A. Thorpe of Greensburg; his daughter, Mary Thorpe (Cris Hernendez) of Indianapolis; his sisters, Judy Diane Thorpe Wyant of Yorktown, Virginia and Brenda Kay Thorpe of San Diego, California and his grandchildren, Bailey & Mateo Hernandez of Indianapolis. He was preceded in death by his wife; father and brother, John A. Thorpe. Honoring his wishes, he will be cremated and there will be no public visitation or funeral. Bass & Gasper Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences can be made to the family at
Published on May 21, 2019


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