Leona Knight

  • "Enjoyed experiencing Leona as she was overjoyed in seeing..."
    - Jerry Mauter



Leona Knight, age 94, passed away Friday, August 22, 2014, at Heartland of Waterville. The daughter of Jesse and Celia Gillette, she was born February 19, 1920, in Toledo. She is survived by her children, William (Diane) Hughes, Paul (Carol) Hughes, and Donald (Sally) Hughes; 8 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her son, Charles.

There will be no visitation. A private graveside will be held Tuesday. Arrangements by Walker Funeral Home 419-841-2422. Condolences may be shared with the family at


Leona's family would like to thank the staff at Heartland of Waterville for all their care and support.
Funeral Home
Walker Funeral Home
5155 West Sylvania Avenue Toledo, OH 43623
(419) 841-2422
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Published in Toledo Blade on Aug. 24, 2014