Lindsey J. Tope

February 05, 1962 ‒ June 22, 2010

Sunbury, Ohio

Lindsey J. Tope, age 48 of Sunbury passed away Tuesday afternoon at his residence following a hard fought battle with cancer. He was born February 5, 1962 in Columbus to Gary and Marlene (Kern) Tope. Lindsey was a Delaware County resident for the past 20 years and was a member of the Delaware Eagles Lodge Aerie #376 and The River Community Church. Lindsey excelled in mathematics and chose to be a Certified Public Accountant employed as his life’s career. He was most recently employed by Dynalab of Reynoldsburg. He enjoyed gardening, family vacations, was a classic car enthusiast, and took a great deal of pride in his lawn and home appearance. He is survived by his wife Brenda; stepchildren Jeremiah (Amy), Thomas, Joshua (Ketra) Eilander, all of Newton, Iowa; 7 grandchildren, soon to be 8; his mother Marlene Tope of Delaware; a sister Julia Ann Tope Notter of Columbus; and brother Gary E. Tope II of Ostrander. He was preceded in death by his father, Gary E. Tope I. The family will receive friends at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home on Saturday, June 26 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM where services will follow at the conclusion of visitation with Pastor Robert “Doc” Swanger and Jan Oberdick officiating. The ladies of The River Community Church will then host a reception in the Rodman Neeper Community Room. Contributions may be made in Lindsey’s memory to Hospice at Grady, 561 W. Central Ave., Delaware, OH 43015. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed by visiting