YELLOW SPRINGS Jerry L. Knoth, age 77 of Yellow Springs, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2013 at his home. He was born August 5, 1936 in Mercer County, Ohio, to the late Henry & Mildred (Jutte) Knoth. On Aug 19, 1961 he married Barbara E. (Witter) and she passed away, September 8, 2012. He is survived by his loving dog Pepper; three children, David Henry & Cathy Knoth of Springboro, Timothy Lowell & Jennifer Knoth of Springboro, and Heather Leigh Knoth of Yellow Springs; four grandchildren, Tyler, Emily, Taylor, Benjamin; four siblings, Jim & Nancy Knoth of Brookville, Janet Turner of Indian Lake, Jane & Jerry Rutledge of Celina, and John & Brenda Knoth of Charleston, West Virginia; in-laws, William & Glenna Witter of Virginia, Don & Carol Witter of Florida, Karen & Terry Hutton of Missouri, Sharon & Jim Walls of London, friend of the family, Kathy Eubanks of Chilo, OH; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other extended family, and many friends. He was preceded in death by an infant son, Christopher and a son-in-law, Rick Godwin. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Amvets. He was a member of Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fairborn, worked construction in Heavy & Highway and Landfill Construction & Maintenance divisions, was an OSU fan and loved gardening and woodworking. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, October 25, 2013 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater. Burial will follow in St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater, with Fr. Ron Wilker, officiating. Friends may call from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday and from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Friday at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to a
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