Mary Sara Weaver Knott

Mary Sara Weaver Knott, 93, formerly of Gettysburg, passed away Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Mercy Center, Dallas.

Born in Hagerstown, Md., on Oct. 30, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Archibald A. and Lillian Myers Weaver.

A 1937 graduate of St. Mary's High School, Hagerstown, she graduated from Washington County Hospital School of Nursing in 1940, and received a Registered Nursing degree.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles A. Knott Sr., in 1993; sister, Lucy Lee Cline, formerly of Hagerstown; and brother, Archibald A. Weaver II, formerly of Aiken, S.C.

Surviving are her son, Charles A. Knott Jr., Hagerstown; daughter, Sister Mary Kristina Knott, RSM, Dallas; and sisters, Teresa C. Schafer, Hagerstown; and Roberta Henson, Maugansville, Md.

The funeral services will be held Friday at Mercy Center, Dallas. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Chapel by the Rev. John Kulavich. Friends may call Friday from 9:45 a.m. until the time of the services. Private interment services will be held in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mercy Center, P.O. Box 370, Dallas, PA 18612, or to Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

E. Blake Collins Funeral Home
159 George Avenue Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705

Published in Citizens' Voice on May 7, 2013