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Record Last Updated On: 9/14/2017
Death Date: May/9/2009 Interment Date: May/13/2009 Birth Date: June/4/1944
Age at Death: 64 Cause of Death: Cancer
Location at Death:  Saint Joseph, Missouri
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Sex: F Nativity: AMERICAN Ethnicity: CAUCASIAN
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Child of: Esther and William Goldizen
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Other Known Relatives: Children: Siblings: Jeff Groce John Frank Goldizen Walter Clyde McKnight Jr Terry Goldizen Steven McKnight Steven McKnight Connie Cooper
Brief Biography: Mary Esther McKnight, 64, of St. Joseph, Mo., passed from this life on Saturday, May 9, 2009, after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. She was born June 4, 1944, in St. Joseph, the daughter of Esther and William Goldizen. She attended Platte Business College. She worked as a Nurse Aid with Thompson & Brumm Clinic and the St. Joseph State Hospital. She was also a Home health Nurse. She was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church. Mary was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, John Frank Goldizen and Terry Goldizen. Survivors include her fours sons: Jeff Croce and wife, Kim, of Excelsior Springs, Mo.. Walter Clyde McKnight, Jr., of Agency, Mo.; Steven McKnight of Keller, Texas, and mark McKnight and his companion, Steven Coburn, of St. Joseph; a daughter, Connie Cooper of Chillicothe, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brothers, Nicky Joe Goldizen of Agency, Mo.; William E. Goldizen II of Savannah, Mo.; and Clifton Goldizen of St. Joseph; sisters, Angie Goldizen of Savannah; Bessie Wilson of St. Joseph; Billie Krull and husband, Phil, of Savannah; and Toni Holcomb and her companion, Leon Andrews of St. Joseph. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, May 13, at 2 p.m. at the Rupp Funeral Home, Rev. Kim Glacometti officiating. Interment will be at the Mount Mora Cemetery, St. Joseph, Mo. Source: St. Joseph News-Press, Tuesday, May 12, 2009, Page B3.
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Lot Location: 4
Block Location: 4
Section/Range Location: R
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Funeral Home: Rupp Funeral Home
Funeral Home City/State: Saint Joseph, Missouri
Cost of Interment: $550.00 Date Paid:
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