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Donald L. Knighton

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Donald was born on January 19, 1934 and passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019.

Donald was a resident of Kansas at the time of passing.

Upon discharge from the Air Force in 1959, Don attended college at the University of Missouri in Columbia, graduating with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering in 1963.

In 1953, after graduation from Festus High School in 1951, Don enlisted in the U.S. Air Force.

Visitation will be held from 10-11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at the Porter Funeral Home in Lenexa, Kansas. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the Porter Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Lenexa, Kansas.

In-lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Center.