Anthony Douglas Topper, 21, of Altoona, Wis., died unexpectedly on Thursday, May 31, 2018.
He was born Jan. 20, 1997, in River Falls, son of Adam (Kelly) Topper and Angela (Darrel) Engen.
He graduated from Eleva-Strum High School in 2015. Following high school, he attended Chippewa Valley Technical College and earned his degree in welding. He was currently working at Waste Water Research in Eau Claire.
Anthony enjoyed spending time outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping and playing football. He was a big fan of the Green Bay Packers. Mostly he loved to spend time with his pride and joy, his daughter, Paisley.
He is survived by his daughter, Paisley; parents, Angela and Darrel Engen of Dane, Wis., Adam and Kelly Topper of Wausau, Wis; siblings, Jessa (Matt) Payne of Strum, Dustyn Topper, Jocelyn Topper, Justyne Engen, Braxtyn Engen, all of Dane, Devin Russell and Isabella Topper of Coon Rapids, Minn.; nephew and niece, Shay and Elodie Payne; grandparents, Tom and Rhonda Segerstrom, Wally and Liz Topper; great-grandmothers, Rose Segerstrom, Betty Topper and Rita Veitch; aunts and uncles, Carolyn (Chad) Johnson, Jeremiah (Jessica) Segerstrom, Kayla (Sam) Bates, Laura (Isaiah) Humphrey, Nick (Nikki) Segerstrom, Josh (Bridgitte) Segerstrom, Greg (Stacy) Topper, Randy (Kara) Topper, John (Crystal) Topper, Dale (Linda) Engen, Karen Engen, Jan (Ray) Turja, Lori Engen, Bonnie (Dale) Herbenson, Larry Engen; many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alton and Bernice Engen; great-grandparents, Martin and Gertrude Sandberg; great-grandfathers, Wally Topper, Sr., Duane Segerstrom and John Veitch.
Funeral Services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 6, at Eleva Lutheran Church with Pastor Robert Castro officiating. Burial was in the Eleva Cemetery.
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