Green Lawn Abbey

Thorpe, Forest H.

Forest H. Thorpe
Born 1875
Died 1956
Service for Forest H. Thorpe, 81, of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., formerly of Columbus, will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Schoedinger funeral home, 229 E. State St. Mr. Thorpe died Sunday at his home.
Mr. Thorpe and his father had founded the Columbus Sucker Rod Co., which manufacturers wood pumper rods for use in deep wells. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, Knights Templar, Scottish Rite, the Shrine, Rotary Club, Columbus Athletic Club and the Scioto Country Club.
Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Mabel Thorpe Winans, of Orlando, Fla.; and three nephews. Friends may call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. Thursday. Entombment will be in Green Lawn Abbey.
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