PEMBERTON - Arthur M. Thorn, 82, of Pemberton, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Aspen Hills. Arthur was a lifetime Bordentown resident. A U.S. Air Force
veteran, he was a member of the Vietnam Veterans United of Mercer County. Arthur was also a member of the American Legion Post 26 and the VFW
Post 5045 both of Bordentown. He enjoyed going to the Bordentown Township and Bordentown City Senior Citizens, was a member of the Faith Baptist Church of Hamilton Township, and served on the reserve police in Florence Township.
Son of the late Mark and Grace Thorn, he was predeceased by his son, Gary A. Thorn. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Thorn (Klein); two daughters and sons-in-law, Loretta Jean and Richard Neeld of Burlington and Cynthia L. and Vance Marino of Broken Arrow, Okla.; three grandchildren, Richard, Christopher and Nicole; three great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 12:30 p.m. on Friday, July 12 at the Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Arneytown.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements are under the direction of Peppler Funeral Home, Bordentown.