William R. Toops, Sr., 73, passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was a lifetime resident of Clark County.
Bill was born on May 22, 1948 in Pocatello, Idaho to his parents, Elmer G.W. Toops and Nina Mary LaRocque. He graduated from Camas High School in 1966. He served his country in the United States Navy for 4 years. He worked in the Automotive Industry as a Parts Manager and retired as a Service Manager. He worked for various company ( Vancouver Dodge, Mill Plain Chrysler-Plymouth, Chevys of the 40's, Westlie Ford, Timberline Dodge in Portland, Oregon).
Bill belonged to the North County Cruiser's Car Club, Washougal Bunch Club.
Bill is survived by his wife, Lori at home; sons, Bill (Lynne) Toops, Jr. of Vancouver, Washington, Brandon (Shelly) Toops of Vancouver, Washington; daughters, Sheri Dorney of Vancouver, Washington, Sandy (Greg) Young of Las Vegas, Nevada, Linda (Reid) Deschand of Anderson, California; brothers, Elmer Toops of Camas, Washington, Warren Toops of Boise, Idaho; sister, Kay Payne of Vancouver, Washington; 6 grandchildren.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Toops; sister, Sylvia Cathey.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Lewisville Park Central Shelter in Battle Ground, Washington. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown's Funeral Home in Camas, Washington. To send condolences to the family, please visit Bill's guest book at www.brownsfh.com