Dona M. THORPE(1924 - 2014)

Age 89 of Maplewood, MN & Herbster, WI Passed away peacefully March 21, 2014. Preceded in death by husband, Walter in 2000; parents, Hazel and Gordon Baab; and brother Tom. Survived by daughter, Amy (Joel); sons, Scott (Maria) and David (Sue); granddaughter, Kelly; sister, Kathryn (Harry) Buck; many other family members and friends. Dona was associated with the Science Museum of Minnesota for 50 years, most of that time as a volunteer. She was also a leader of Girl Scout Troop 612 for 10 years. Traveling widely with her husband greatly enhanced her favorite pastime which was reading. Dona also enjoyed camping, canoeing, oil painting, genealogy and writing family histories. Funeral service 11 AM Thursday 3/27 at Woodbury United Methodist Church, 7465 Steepleview Rd., Woodbury with visitation 1 hour prior to service. Interment at Woodbury UMC Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Woodbury UMC, the Science Museum of Minnesota or Mayo Clinic. Wulff 651-738-9615


Funeral Home

Wulff Woodbury Funeral Home
2195 Woodlane Drive Woodbury, MN 55125
(651) 738-9615

Published in Pioneer Press on Mar. 23, 2014