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“Dear Knight Family,Words cannot express how saddened we are to hear of your loss. May the love and support of family and friends comfort and...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Such wonderful memories of a fun and truly beautiful woman. Sending our love and condolences to Jack and family. Claudia and David Schutz ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Claudia and David Schutz - MA

“Thinking of the entire Knight family during this difficult time. I have wonderful memories growing up across the street on Minuteman Road and...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Lisa Spellman Williams - Norwell

“Jack, my condolences to you and your children. Knew Sheila in Hingham and indeed she was a warm and dear person. I'm sure you will all miss her...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Knight Family,Sheila was a great friend to my mother, as you know. She was always so gracious and calm and I know my mom loved being around her...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Beth McGuire O'Shaughnessy - IL

“Dear Knight family,Shelia truly represented the love of Jesus.She was one of the first to reach out to us as newcomers. Her warmth and devotion drew...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

7 of 7 | Posted by: Herb & Betty Fanz - Sarasota, FL

Sheila Ann (Murphy) Knight of Duxbury, formerly of Hingham, died peacefully on March 6. She was the beloved wife of John W. (Jack) Knight, loving mother of Julie Maier and her husband Karl of Boulder, CO, John Knight and his wife Lisa of South Boston, Timothy Knight and his wife Ellen of Medfield and Colleen Harvey and her husband Sean of Boulder, CO, sister of Philip Murphy and Ellen Vanwestrienen of Chicago, IL, and grandmother to her 11 cherished grandchildren. Born in Chicago on November 29, 1937, Sheila was the daughter of the late Philip and Nellie (McGee) Murphy who both immigrated from Ireland. Sheila moved to the South Shore with her family, where she was extremely active in St Paul’s Church, Holy Family, The Miramar Retreat Center and the entire community for over 40 years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and treasured friend to everyone she knew. Visiting hours in the Cartmell Funeral Home, 150 Court St. Plymouth on Friday March 9th from 4-8 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 10:00 am in Holy Family Church in Duxbury. Memorial donations in her name may be made to The Miramar Retreat Center, 121 Parks St. Duxbury, MA 02332. For more info and online guest book please visit www.cartmelldavis.com

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