Harold M. Knight, 99, of Strawberry Point, died Wednesday morning, April 22, 2009, at Regional Medical Center, Manchester, after a brief illness. Funeral services were held Monday, April 27, at United Methodist Church, Strawberry Point, by the Rev. Ronald Blix. Interment was in Cass Township Cemetery, Strawberry Point. Visitation was Sunday at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home, Strawberry Point, and one hour before services Monday at the church.
Harold M. Knight was born Sept. 20, 1909 on the Knight family farm near Strawberry Point, to William and Grace (Brainerd) Knight. Harold was united in marriage to Leonore Wiltse on Aug. 24, 1930, at Strawberry Point.
Survivors include his children, Dean (Rose Marie) Knight of Strawberry Point, Ruth Feuss of North Liberty, Nolan (Marie) Knight of Strawberry Point and Rita (Richard) Hill of Hiawatha; a niece, JoAnn (Gerald) Bodeker of Robins; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and three great great-grandchildren.
Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Leonore, on Oct. 21, 2000; his parents; and a stepmother, Alvina Knight.
Online condolences may be sent to www.leonard-mullerfh.com .