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87 Goderich Street West, PO Box 1060
Seaforth, ON N0K 1W0
Phone: 519-527-1390
Fax: 519-527-1769
Jim Knights

Jim Knights

Monday, September 17th, 1945 - Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family, James Robert Knights, passed away after a brave battle with cancer, at Stratford General Hospital, on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. He was 73 years old. Jim was a quiet, gentle soul. We remember the brilliant smile that shone from his face and his ways of love and commitment that continually nurtured the well -being of his family.

Jim will be lovingly remembered by his wife, and best friend of 53 years, Joanne (née Bennewies) Knights of Seaforth, and their sons, Jeffery and Leanne Knights of Tara, Jonathan and Colleen Knights of Markdale and Jason and Leanne Knights of Toronto. Memories of a special grandpa remain with grandchildren Charity, Alexander, Cassidy, Brendan and Caitlyn. Left to reminisce fond memories are siblings-in-law Ralph Bennewies, Shirley and Claude Stewart, Bill Wilds, Wayne Bennewies, Barry and Gale Bennewies, Roger and Yvonne Bennewies, Dan and Carol Bennewies, Bonnie and Doug Holcomb, and many nieces and nephews.

Jim is predeceased by his parents Reginald and Charity (née Snell) Knights, and siblings-in-law Keith and Barbara Bennewies, Mavis Wilds, Loretta Bennewies, Janet Bennewies, Eugene Dale and Leonard Morrison.

Honouring Jim’s request cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to a memorial visitation at McGlynn Family Funeral Home (519-527-1390), 87 Goderich Street West, Seaforth on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 12 – 1:45 p.m. followed by a service to honour Jim’s life commencing at 2 p.m. Interment will take place in Maitlandbank Cemetery and a reception will follow at Seaforth Legion, Branch 156, 123 Main Street South, Seaforth.

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Egmondville United Church or Canadian Blood Services would be appreciated by the family. Condolences can be made by visiting Jim’s online memorial at www.mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:45pm
    When
    Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 12:00pm - 1:45pm
    Location
    McGlynn Family Funeral Home
    Address
    87 Goderich Street West
    SEAFORTH, ON N0K 1W0
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  • Service

    Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    McGlynn Family Funeral Home
    Address
    87 Goderich Street West
    SEAFORTH, ON N0K 1W0
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  • Interment

    Location
    Maitlandbank Cemetery
    Address
    42636 Hydro Line Road
    SEAFORTH, ON
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  • Reception

    Location
    Seaforth Legion Branch 156
    Address
    123 Main Street South
    SEAFORTH, ON N0K1W0
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Judy Nickel

Posted at 07:21pm
Hi Joanne, So sorry to hear of your husbands passing.I;m sending my Deepest condolences to you & your family.Keep all the memories close to your heart.,he will always be with yous . Sending all my love.JudyNickel (Neabel )
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Gerda and Cor Vanden Hovenanden

Posted at 04:15pm
Jim enjoyed the kids that were babysat by Joanne. He loved to tease them and have fun with them. He asked Janet if she liked grapes and let her taste some special dark grape. To her surprise these were olives and she made a big fuss not liking Jim's grapes. Always nice to see him around town while Joanne was about doing her shopping. Sympathy to all his family who are sure to miss his cheery nature. MAy happy memories ease you through this difficult time.
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Sheila Wright

Posted at 01:33pm
Our Deepest Sympathy to you Joanne & Family on the passing of Jim
Sheila and Bob Wright
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Lois Barry

Posted at 09:26am
Sorry to hear of Jim's passing Joanne. Your memories of all the wonderful years you had together will hopefully give you some comfort through this difficult time.
Lois Barry (Nigh)
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SusanNigh

Posted at 07:13am
Sorry for your loss Joanne, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Rob and Susan Nigh
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