American Veteran 09

Earl Knott

January 1, 1928 ~ June 12, 2022 (age 94)

Obituary

Knott, Earl, of  Waterford, MI passed away on June 12th. He was born on January 1, 1928, in Hancock, Iowa, son to the late Howard and Minnie Knott (nee Ast). Earl was a loving husband to the late Shirley. Dear father of Rhonda (and the late Dennis) Wezensky, Kenneth (Shireen) Knott, and Karen (Stephen) Calmes. He was preceded in death by his siblings Vera (Loren) Evans and Eugene (Alice) Knott. Proud grandfather to 14, and a great grandfather to 7. Earl worked for the state of Michigan for many years. He served in World War II and the Korean War. He enjoyed traveling with his children across the United States and East Asia He loved fishing, boating, and golf. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 17, 2022, 1:00 PM at Coats Funeral Home - Waterford. The family will receive friends on Friday from 11:00 AM until time of service.  Interment All Saint’s Cemetery in Waterford, MI. Memorial donations in Earl’s memory may be made to the Disabled American Veterans (www.ihelpveterans.org). Kindly keep Earl and his family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.  

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 17, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Coats Funeral Home
3141 Sashabaw Road
Waterford, MI 48329

Funeral Service
Friday
June 17, 2022

1:00 PM
Coats Funeral Home
3141 Sashabaw Road
Waterford, MI 48329

Donations

Disabled American Veterans
P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati OH 45250-0301
Web: https://www.dav.org/

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