Harry A. Knight
Harry Albert Knight, 63, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at VA Hospital in Des Moines. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 12 at Iles Funeral Homes - Grandview Park Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 13 at Grandview Park Baptist Church, of which he was a member for 30 years. Burial will be at Iowa Veterans Cemetery at 2 p.m., following the service.
Harry served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service in July, 2009.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy; daughter, Ruth Knight-Long (Robert); son, Adam Knight (Brooke Wilcoxon); six granddaughters; a grandson on the way; siblings, Mavis (Jay) Levsen, William Knight, Donald (Luisa) Knight, Richard Knight, Merrilyn Knight, Carole Severin, Susan Hastings, Roger (Robin) Knight, and Dennis Knight; cousins; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold and Irene, and his brother Robert.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grandview Park Baptist Church or the
- Greater Iowa Chapter.
Published in Des Moines Register on Mar. 10, 2013