Robert T. Thorne Sr., of the Town of Newburgh, a retired Director of Maintenance for the Mid-Valley Mall, entered into rest Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at the Campbell Hall Rehab Center. He was 92.
The son of the late Charles R. and Emma T. Taylor Thorne, Sr., he was born December 10, 1920 in Newburgh.
Robert proudly served is country during World War ll in the Army Air Corps.
Robert is survived by his beloved wife, Marion McQuiston Thorne of 70 years; his son, Robert Thorne, Jr. and wife, Grace of New Windsor; daughter, Betty Williams and husband, Robert of the Town of Newburgh; grandchildren: Karen and John Williams, as well as nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Robert was predeceased by his brother, Charles R. Thorne, Jr.; daughter, Mary L. Thorne and a granddaughter, Heather Thorne.
Visitation for family and friends will take place Saturday, April 20th, from 10 a.m. to Noon at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd., Rte. 32, Newburgh, NY. A funeral service will commence at Noon following visitation. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Rte. 94, New Windsor, NY.