SYCAMORE - Jack Knudson passed away Jan. 14, 2014 at his home in Sycamore.
Jack was born May 20, 1931. Survived by his wife of 62 years, Phyllis; two sons, John Knudson and Cliff (Monica) Knudson; three daughters, Karon Mathis (Chuck), Cheryl Leuze (Rick) and Carol Knudson; eight grandchildren, Jeni Hardin (Jason), Cassandre Feltman (Tim), Emilie and Kurtis Knudson, Chris Reavis (Jen), Josh Knudson (Sara) Laura and Brandon Sekker; three great-grandchildren, JC and Jacob Hardin and Olivia Fritz-Reavis; and newest family member, JJ.
He was a member of the Sycamore VFW
, Mason's and Elks. He retired from the Navy after 20 years of service to his country. Was employed at Allis Chalmers and Sycamore Crossing Guard.
Donations to Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, 119 N. West St., Wheaton, IL 60187. Information: 630-871-8387.