Mary Joyce Topping, age 78 of Tonasket, Washington, died on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born November 5, 1937 in Chewelah, Washington to parents Claude and Annie (Pearson) Holland.
Mary grew up in Chewelah with her eight siblings. She met Harry Topping in Spokane and they were married in April 1963. Early in 1964 the family moved to Seattle where they lived until moving to Tonasket when Harry retried in 1993. Mary enjoyed sewing and crafts, camping and good coffee.
Mary is survived by her children, H. Allen Topping and Sarah Trelle Topping; brother Joe Holland; sister Helen Schill and three grandchildren Evan Topping, Kaden Topping and Meghan Topping.
She was preceded in death by her husband Harry H. Topping, son Michael D. Topping and siblings Faye, David, Ruth, Dora, Lee and Paul
Family Services will be held in Seattle.
Bergh Funeral Service and Crematory is in care of arrangements.