DARIN WAYNE THORP
October 9, 1970 ~ January 24, 2013
Darin Thorp, 42, passed away in a car collision on Jan. 24, 2013 in Vancouver, WA. He was born on Oct. 9, 1970 in Fort Carson, CO. Darin was a graduate of Columbia River High School Class of 1989. He was involved in many activities and sports, including wrestling where he was a District Champion.
Darin was a loving and caring father to
Mariah Thorp-Coleman and Brandon Thorp.
He was currently employed by the Veterans Administration assisting Disabled Veterans in the Transportation Dept.
He was also widely known for his involvement in the local soccer community, greatly influencing others' lives through the love of the sport as a player, coach and referee.
Darin is survived by his parents, Wes (Sonja) Thorp and Sandi (Don) Dyer; sister, Michelle (Mike) Sigman; step-sisters, Tonya Elton, Tamara Morales, Tres Hancock and Dawn Evanson; step-brother, Devin Dyer; grandmother, Louise Akers; and many other family members.
The memorial service will be held at the Red Lion at The Quay, Centennial Center, 100 Columbia St. in Vancouver at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 2nd.
The family is requesting in lieu of flowers or gifts, donations be made for funeral expenses at any Wells Fargo Bank branch to the Account # 1018834927.
Please sign his guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Jan. 31, 2013