GILBERTSVILLE — Eugene D. Thorpe, 78, of Gilbertsville died Monday, October 14, 2013, at Lourdes hospital in Paducah.
He was a retired mechanic with the Marshall County Road Department.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Dees Thorpe; one son, Donald Thorpe of Gilbertsville; one daughter, Ann Hudson of Gilbertsville; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one brother, Jimmy Thorp of Clarksville, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, and one granddaughter.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville with Rev. Charlie Canup officiating. Burial will be at Ramey Cemetery in Lyon County.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Alzheimer’s Association, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Ste. 401, Louisville, KY 40205