DEATH: Ruth June (Engel) Topham

Ruth June (Engel) Topham, 86, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2019, in Iowa.

A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at the Peabody Christian Church. Private Inurnment at Prairie Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family would ask that a donation be made in her name to Great Plains Diabetes at or mail to 834 N. Socora, Wichita, KS 67212

She was born June 11, 1932, in Philadelphia, PA, to Louis and Kathryn Engel. Ruth married John D. Topham on July 16, 1950, in Peabody.

Ruth is survived by her children: Phil (Gail) Topham of Burns, Jeff (Lori) Topham of Griswold, Iowa, Greg (Kim) Topham of Peabody, David (Shelley)Topham of Valley Center, Amy (Rusty) Engle of Kingman, 16 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild, many nieces and nephews.