Sarah Beatrice Knight
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Sarah Beatrice Knight
  • May 22, 1932 - November 4, 2017
  • Peoria, Illinois

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Sarah Beatrice Knight, 85, of Peoria, passed away November 4, 2017 at her home.

She was born May 22, 1932 in Martinsville, Indiana to Thomas and Velma (Eden) Hobdy. She married Carl Edward Knight on June 5, 1948 in Terre Haute, Indiana. He preceded her in death in 2002. Also preceding her in death were her parents and three sisters, Mary Agnes Linane, Nadine Annabelle Stewart and Lois Jean Moore.

Surviving to cherish her memory are her three sons, Kenneth Knight, Donald (Lisa) Ray Knight and Michael Eugene Knight all of Peoria, seven grandchildren; Karyn Knight of Santa Monica, CA, Deanne (Dave) Lott of Peoria, Timothy Knight Sr. of Peoria, Michael Knight Jr, Chad (Summer) Knight of East Peoria, Jesse Knight of North Carolina and Shaun (Allie) Knight of Lafayette, IN; thirteen great-grandchildren and one brother, Robert Lee (Dorothy) Hobdy of Creve Coeur.

Sarah was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She was a member of the Christian Assembly Church for over 60 years and served as a Sunday School Teacher.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria with Pastor Brock Winkler officiating. Burial will follow at Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Memorials are suggested to Christian Assembly Church in Peoria.