Kevin James Thorpe
Born May 30, 1969
Kevin J. Thorpe, age 48, of Pensacola, Florida and formerly of Swansea, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, May 6, 2018 at home.
Born in Fall River, a son of Kenneth Thorpe and Joyce (Cabral) Ducy, he lived in Swansea before moving to Florida several years ago.
Kevin was a graduate of Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School, Class of 1987 and served in the United States Air Force for six years, where he obtained an Associate Degree in Applied Science from the Community College of the Air Force. He worked as a Mechanical Technician for many years.
In addition to his parents he is survived by, one son, Riely James Thorpe of Swansea; two sisters, Sherri Rodrigues and her husband James of Swansea, Tammy Arruda and her husband Joseph of Somerset; one brother, Kenneth Thorpe, Jr. and his wife Donna of Swansea; his step-father, Edward Ducy; his step-mother, Carol Thorpe; his longtime companion, Laura Estes of Florida; three nephews, Kenneth, Michael and Stephen; four nieces, Jessica, Holly, Kelli and Amanda; one great nephew, Tristan and one great niece Ava.
His private funeral arrangements are in the care of Waring-Sullivan Home at Birchcrest, Swansea.