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Harold Knight

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Funeral services for Mr. Harold Knight, 85, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Spencer, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at Phoenix Memorial Park and Mortuary located at 200 W. Beardsley Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85027. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Mr. Harold Knight passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the Heritage Care Home in Phoenix, Ariz.

Harold and his wife, Virginia, operated a farm just north of Spencer for many years and it was here that they raised six children. Upon their retirement from farming in 1972 they settled in Spencer and purchased and operated Tastee Freez for several years. Harold and Virginia moved to Phoenix, Ariz. in 1986, and Harold stayed busy in his retirement years by volunteering his services to the John C. Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

Harold is preceded in death by his parents, L.H. Knight and Edith Knight; sisters: Marian Knight and Eleanor Banks; and his son, Roger Knight.

He is survived by: his wife, Virginia Knight; sons: Kenneth Knight and his wife, Sondra of Barnwell, S.C., Terry Knight and his wife, Liz of Phoenix, Ariz., Randy Knight of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla., and Mark Knight of Mesa, Ariz.; daughter, April Dauterive and her husband, Paul Dauterive of McKinney, Texas; along with 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by sister, Linda Birchard of Spencer, Ia.; brothers: William Knight of Chowchilla, Calif., and Forest Knight of Clarion, Ia.