The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 6, 2013

Patricia E. Knowles


Star Beacon

CLEVELAND — Patricia E. “Pat” Knowles, age 64, of Conneaut, Ohio, died Friday evening, Jan. 4, 2013, at UH-Ahuja Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio, with her family by her side.

Born May 21, 1948, in Stuben, Maine, she was the daughter of William and Wilma (Garnett) Allred.

A Conneaut resident since 1992, Pat was a homemaker and an avid Bingo player.

She was a loving person who enjoyed sewing, and spending time with her grandkids who considered her a “Rock Star Grandma”.

Survivors include her husband, John T. Knowles, whom she married March 15, 1969; three daughters, Darla (Joseph) Palechek, Lisa (Roy) McCumber Jr. and Linda (Robert) Matney, all of Conneaut; six grandchildren, J.J., Christopher, Zachary, Ava, Gabriel and Travis “Baby Taco”; a sister, Ann Komula of Columbus, Ohio; and more distant relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Bill and Stanley; her best friend, Linda Burns; and her grandmother, Ethel Garnett.

The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Mike and Brenda from Intrepid Home Health and to Bill from Lincare.

Funeral Service will be at 3 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 8th, at the MARCY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, with Tim Kraus, of the Church of Christ, officiating.

Calling Hours will be on Tuesday afternoon from 1 p.m. until the time of the Service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home.

Sign the guestbook at www.marcyfuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.