Richard A. Topper | zz-dnp



Richard A. Topper, 78, of Narvon, passed away on Friday October 15, 2021. Beloved husband of the late Linda J. Rountree Topper, who passed away in 2001. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Margaret Barbara Topper and grandson of the late Michael Adam and Mary Wozniak Topper.

Richard arrived in the Ephrata region in the 1960s where he met his wife and married on July 3, 1967. An avid hunter, turned fisherman, he had many stories to tell about his travels in the bay, the river or local fishing spot with many fishing buddies. He was also a member of the Irish Wolfhound Club of America where he showed off his beloved Shamus.

Richard retired from CNH where he had been employed as a production assembler. Prior to that he had been employed by the Fleet-Aire Shoe Company.

He was the last of his immediate family and will be sadly missed by his many Elwood Street friends and the local community. His friends would like to thank Zerbe Retirement Community for the special care he received over the past three years.

A service will be held at the Columbarium at Ridgeview Mennonite Church, 3723 Ridge Road, Gordonville, Pa. On Saturday, October 23, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Robert Kanagy as officiant.

Arrangements from Beck’s Funeral Home, New Holland, Pennsylvania.


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