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William 'Bill' Thorman

William 'Bill' Thorman

Died: Monday, October 27, 2008
Age: 88
William “Bill’ Thorman, 88, a lifelong Dryden resident, passed away peacefully Monday, October 27, 2008 at his farm home near Dryden after an extended illness. Bill’s dairy and farm is a Michigan centennial farm, having been in the Thorman family since 1875. His registered Holstein cattle herd was well known around the area.

William Park Thorman was born March 16, 1920, a son of William Fredric and Mae Thorman. He graduated from Dryden High School in 1938.

He was married to Adelaide E. LePard on August 28, 1944 in Almont. They have enjoyed over 64 years of marriage.

Bill served on the Dryden Township Board for several years. He served 16 years as the president of the Dryden School Board. He also served over 30 years as the secretary of Lapeer County Co-Op.

He was a member of Dryden United Methodist Church, where he held the longest/oldest membership. He joined the church at age 14. He served on many church committees.

Surviving are his wife, Adelaide of Dryden; his children, Nancy (Gerry) Pittman of Colorado Springs, CO, Linda Homeyer of Canyon Lake, TX, W. Frank (Becky)

Thorman of Dryden, and Diana K. Thorman of Grand Rapids; grandchildren, Amanda (Courtney) Haveth and Gregory (Hollie) Thorman; and great-grandchildren, Audrey Harveth and Madelyn Thorman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Will and Mae Thorman; and a son-in-law, Daniel Homeyer.

Funeral service will take place 1 p.m. Friday, October 31 at the Dryden United Methodist Church. Pastor Patricia Hoppenworth will officiate. Friends may call at Muir Brothers Funeral Home, 225 Main Street, Imlay City, where the family will be available for visiting from 2-5 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, October 30.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Dryden United Methodist Church or the Visiting Nurses Services of Michigan Hospice.
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