A life of service
Formerly of West St. Paul
Age 93. Passed away on October 22, 2018. Survived by his wife of 71 years, Betty; sons Jeff (Lynn) and Gary; grandchildren Reid (Crystal) and Dana Knight (Philip); four great-grandchildren; sister Mayme; nephews and nieces. He served his country in the Navy during WWII; his community as Civil Defense Director and member of the volunteer police and fire departments; and his church as a leader of the Boy Pioneers. Past president of the South Branch YMCA Y’s Men International Club and active in American Legion Post 521. Retired from West Publishing, where he worked for 40 years. Deep gratitude to the Minnesota Veterans Home for the care he received in his final years. Memorials preferred to the Minnesota Veterans Home or St. James Lutheran Church, West St. Paul.