Anker J. Knudsen
Easton, PA., formerly of Somerset
Mr. Anker J. Knudsen passed away peacefully at his home Friday July 12th, 2013. Born in Brooklyn to Nils and Matilda Knudsen, Anker, or "Unk" as he was known, had lived in Somerset for 30 years before moving to Easton, PA 6 years ago. Mr. Knudsen was a veteran of the United States Army
. He retired after 43 years as a computer technician from Verizon in Piscataway.
Mr. Knudsen is survived by his wife of 40 years, Irene Knudsen; their children, Erin Wilbur and her husband Kevin and Brian Knudsen and his wife Alexis; grandchildren, Ryan and Shawn; his sister, Shirley Spangler and her husband Jeff; and by a host of nieces, nephews, neighbors, and friends.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 & 7-9 pm Wednesday at the Gleason Funeral Home 1360 Hamilton St. Somerset, NJ 08873. The funeral mass will be in St. Matthias Church in Somerset on Thursday morning at a time to be determined.