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James Harry Knight III, M.D.

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JAMES HARRY KNIGHT III, MD James Harry Knight, passed away July 8, 2013. He was born on Thanksgiving Day in Kingman, Arizona, 1922. Jim graduated from Brown Military Academy in San Diego in 1941. In World War II, Jim served as a Captain in the Army Air Force. After his military service, he attended UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco Medical School, earning his medical degree in 1951. During his residency at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, he met and married Carolyn Olson, his wife of 59 years. In 1957, he began a 31 year career with the Anesthesia Medical Group in Riverside. In retirement he pursued his passion of repairing books both at home and at the Riverside Public Library. Jim is survived by his wife, Carolyn; sister, Anne Knight; daughter, Mary; son, John (Mirna); grandchildren Maya and Julian; and many loved nieces and nephews. A private family service will be held later this year in San Diego. In lieu of flowers, donations will be kindly appreciated to the Friends of the Riverside Public Library.



Published in Press-Enterprise on July 17, 2013
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