1928 – 2014

It is with sad hearts that we announce the passing of Mary Kathleen Topley peacefully at her home in Red Deer, Alberta on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Mary is survived and sadly missed by her son, Douglas John (Bev) Topley, daughter-in-law, Giselle (Garth) Olson, grandchildren, Melissa, Angela, Craig, Lisa and Dana, plus eight great grandchildren; Korbin, Harper, Tye, Haemish, Ayzlyn, Tayva, Isla and Taylor. Mary was predeceased by her husband, James (Jim) Roy Topley in 1952, and by son, Robert (Bob) James in 1999. A Celebration of Mary’s Life will be held at Gaetz Memorial United Church, 4758 – 50 Street, Red Deer, Alberta on Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. If desired, Memorial Donations in Mary’s honor may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta at or to the Gaetz Memorial United Church Memorial Fund, 4758 – 50 Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1X2. Condolences may be sent or viewed at:

Arrangements in care of Gordon R. Mathers,

Funeral Director at


6287 – 67 A Street

(Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.

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