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Wayne L. Knight Obituary


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“Teresa & Family, May the sorrow you feel in your heart be lighten by the Love that all of you share for Wayne, May his memory make all of you strong...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Mary Lucretia Brinkley - Canton, OH

“To Teresa & Family , I was so shocked to find out Wayne passed away , I am so sorry & my heart aches for all of you !!!! We attended school together...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Vivian Van Camp - OH

“Sorry to learn of Wayne's death. My sympathy to Teresa and the rest of the family. ”
3 of 25 | Posted by: Kara Lynne (Knight) Schmitt - MI

“I am so sorry to hear of Wayne passing after his accident. We all went to school together from grade school on up, even miles apart we were still...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Sue McCleary - Dallas, GA

“what a shock, wayne was one of the strongest person I have ever known,I will dearly miss my friend ”
5 of 25 | Posted by: mack - massillon, OH

“My love, support, thoughts and prayers are with all of the Knight family. Wayne will never be gone in our hearts and the memories you all have can be...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Rhonda Kidd - Canton, OH

“I'm sorry for what your all going through and the days coming. I'm sorry for our loss and I love You All. Dads gonna be missed but Mama T I want to...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Elly Gerber - Canton, OH

“To the Knight family, We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. With deepest sympathy, Bette Indorf and family. ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: Babs Dimit - North Canton, OH

“My deepest condolences on the passing of Wayne!! He was a wonderful man! He was always there to help whoever needed help! In this time of sorrow, I...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Sandy Johnson Twiss - Tolleson, AZ

“I'm so sorry about Wayne, but know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. You will get through this as I've discovered, having gone through it...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: Dona Maxon - Wadsworth, OH

“A man that shall be missed by many. Unfortunately I didn't get to know Wayne the way many did, do to the great distance between us. But when I was at...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Edward Winn - Middleburg, FL

“I am sorry to hear about the passing of Wayne. I have fond memories of the parties he would have down at the pavilion, fishing, and the bowlig...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Tara Datkuliak - New Cumberland, WV

“Please accept our deepest sympathy and condolences. ”
13 of 25 | Posted by: Eugene, Carolyn, & Chad Funk - OH

“I know that there is nothing that I can say to take away the pain and sadness right now. Just know that we are grieving with you all, and will keep...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Scott & Penny Reeve - OH

“My condolences to you, Michael, and your entire family. So sorry to hear of this sudden tragedy. Love to all of you. ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Alice - Palo Alto, CA

“ONNIE BO SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR DAD MYY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITHH TOU AND THE FAMILILY MAY GOD BE WITH YOU AT THIS TIME, ...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: DONNA PATTON - VERO BEACH, FL

“Mike and Ben have shared wonderful stories of the awesome family that you are all apart of. Wayne, being the head of that family, was in most of...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Amber May - Johnstown, PA

“Margie, my deepest condolences to you and your family. May you find comfort in your fond memories. Prayers and thoughts are with you all during this...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Dawn Cupp - Canton, OH

“Teresa and Family, I am so sorry for your loss and so shocked. Wayne was such a nice person and always had a smile on his face. You are all in my...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Becky (Steinbach) Croston and Kenny Croston - OH

“So hard to believe we have lost Wayne. Your family has always been our extended family. I have never met to kinder people than you, Teresa, and...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Marie Harris - Bowerston, OH

“I am so sorry for ur loss. My condolences to all of you. He was a great man.you all were my second family growing up. If there is anything I can do...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Karen Brown - OH

“So sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you all. ”
22 of 25 | Posted by: Heather Farrington - Vicksburg, MS

“To the Knight family, I am sorry to hear about your unexpected loss. I remember in high school how loving all of you were when you welcomed me into...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Angie (Stout) Truman - Canton, OH

“Our deepest sympathy for your loss. Our thoughts are with your family. ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: Bob and Donna Williamson - OH

“Our hearts go out to the whole family. Wayne was a great guy and would do anything for anyone, he was very good hearted. He will be greatly missed....Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Fletcher & Joyce Hunter - OH


Wayne L. Knight Age 58, of Canton, passed away Friday December 6, 2013 unexpectedly in Aultman Hospital. He was born September 23, 1955 in Canton to the late Leroy and Josephine (Cairns) Knight. Wayne was a life resident of Canton and a 1975 graduate of Canton South High School. He was a self-employed truck driver for many years. He was a member of Meyers Lake Sportsman's Club, Sandy Valley Eagles and the Loyal Order of Moose, Brewster. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by an infant brother, David Knight. He is survived by his wife, Teresa L. (Burns) Knight to whom he was married 39 years; three children, Michael Knight (Ben Fontenot) of Florida, Ondrea (Rodney)Solvey of Hanoverton, Tracy (Scott) Smith of Navarre; five grandchildren, Aaron, Colin, Travis, Conner and Chase; two sisters, Maryann Krantz of Massillon, Margie (Bill) Maxon of Massillon. Funeral services will be Wednesday December 11, 2013 in the Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home with Pastor Arthur Martin officiating. Friends may call Tuesday 5-8pm. Interment in Eden Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses. Condolences or fond memories may be shared online at www.sandersfuneralhomes.com. Kreighbaum-Sanders 330-484-2525

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