Samuel L. Thorne age 68 of Maynard formerly of Concord passed away suddenly on Monday, January 18, 2016. He was the husband of the late Marjorie (Binder) Thorne.
Born in New Haven, CT on August 10, 1947 he was the son of the late Samuel E. and Margaret (MacVeagh) Thorne.
In his early years Sam attended and graduated from Dublin School in Dublin, NH. He attended Arizona State University and then enlisted in the United States Army proudly serving his country during the Vietnam War.
After marrying Marjorie they soon settled in Concord where together they raised their daughters. Sam worked for many years as an Antique Dealer and upon retiring moved to Maynard. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and vacationing in Maine with his wife prior to her passing. Recently, he has enjoyed volunteering at the VA and the local Humane Society as well as spending time with his own dogs and his grandchildren.
He is survived by his three daughters, Kaamala Thorne and her boyfriend Adam McGowan of Boston, Jasmine Lisker and her husband Daniel of Franklin and Elissa Kotler and her husband Jon of Perkiomenville, PA. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Cali S Lisker, Maxwell V. Lisker and Penelope S. Kotler.
Burial at Mt. Auburn Cemetery will be private.
Donations in his memory may be made to your local Humane Society.