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John B. Knox

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John was born on March 31, 1921 and passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

John was a resident of Sanborn, New York at the time of passing.

He attended West Street one room school and graduated from LaSalle High School and later from the University of Buffalo.

Mr. Knox served with the US Army during World War II in the European Theater and fought in the Battle of the Bulge where he was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds that he received and the distinguished service medal.

His family will be present on Thursday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY, where funeral services will be held on Friday at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Matthew Kofahl officiating. The Sanborn American Legion will be having a service Thursday at 7:00 PM. Interment with military honors in North Ridge Cemetery, Town of Cambria, NY. Visitation at the Rhoney Funeral Home, Inc. from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM on February 15, 2018.

Memorials may be made in his name to the Western New York Heroes or to Niagara Hospice.