Recent Obituaries

Frederick M. Topper


2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Friday, July 17, 2015

Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015

Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home

Hyndman, PA – Frederick M. Topper, 64, of Hyndman went to be with the Lord on Tuesday July 14, 2015.

Born August 24, 1950; he was a son of the late Dr. John A Topper Sr. and Mary Barnes Topper.

Survived by his wife of 43 years, Melanie (Cook) Topper, whom he married May 27, 1972; a son Seth Topper and wife Karen; a daughter Stephanie Donaldson and husband Svin both of Harrisburg, three grandchildren Katie and Caden Donaldson and Cole Topper; a brother, John Topper Jr and wife Ruth, sister, Mary Ann Topper all of Hyndman and several nephews.

Fred was a 1968 graduate of Hyndman High School. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education for Susquehanna University. He served in the Army National Guard from 1970-72. He worked as a Pennsylvania State Trooper with the Everett Troop T for 25 years, retiring in 2000. After that he would substitute teach at Hyndman High School. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.

Friends will be received at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Inc., 169 Clarence Street, Hyndman on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home Saturday at 11 a.m.

Burial will follow at Hyndman Cemetery.

Fred and Melanie have sponsored many children over the years and would like donations in lieu of flowers be made to Children International at