Mary Jane (Weigel) Thorpe, 68, Olathe, died Friday, March 20, 2020, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.


She was born Sept. 14, 1951, in Hays to Harold V. and Mary (Scheck) Weigel. She grew up in Victoria and was a 1969 salutatorian graduate of Victoria High School.


She was a cost accounting manager for 15 years at Smoot/Magnum Systems, retiring in 2013. She lived in Hays then later moved to Olathe in 1987.


She was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Olathe.


Survivors include a son, Cory Bieker, Olathe; a daughter, Jennifer Kamin, Olathe; a brother, Francis Weigel and wife, Beth, Houston; a sister, Joyce Jacobs and husband, Tim, Olathe; and four grandchildren, Cameron Bieker, Jaedyn Kamin, Mackenzie Meinhardt and Macie Meinhardt.


She was preceded in death by her parents; and a daughter, Cheryl Ann Bieker.


Due to the COVID-19 virus the Diocese of Salina has canceled all Masses of Christian Burials until further notice. Funeral services and a family inurnment will be held at a later date in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria.


Memorials are suggested to the Prince of Peace Catholic School in care of Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601.


Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601, is in charge of arrangements.


Condolences can be sent via e-mail to clinesmortuary@eaglecom.net or can be left at guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com.