March 25, 2021
Bob Tope, 74, of Newell, SD lost his courageous battle with cancer Monday, March 22, 2021 at Monument Hospital in Spearfish, SD.
Robert Joe Tope was born in Spearfish, SD May 9,1946 to Robert Sinnett and Mildred Della (Shepherd) Tope. He spent most of his childhood on the ranch northwest of Moorcroft and graduated from Moorcroft High School in 1964.
Robert is survived by his mother, Mildred Tope and brother, Jay (Wilma) Tope of Aladdin, WY, his children: Jeremy (Dawn) Tope of Dixon, MO; Brian (Anita) Tope of Rozet, WY; Larissa (Mike) Anderson of Kansas City, KS; Brandon (Jessica) Gatzke of Newell, SD and Heather Gatzke, Molly (Joel) Blair, and Zachary Tope of Belle Fourche, SD, as well as 15 grandchildren. Robert was preceded in death by his father, Robert Sinnett Tope, and his brother, Larry James Tope.
Arrangements are pending with Fidler-Isburg Funeral Chapel of Spearfish. Please visit http://www.fidler-isburgfuneralchapels.com for full obituary and details of the service.