Charles "Chuck" Knight, 88, formerly of Geneva, passed away peacefully on Wednesday (November 6, 2013) in Florida. A graveside service will be conducted in the spring at Glenwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association .
Chuck was born in Geneva on June 13, 1925, the son of the late Charles and Lulu Knight. He graduated from Hobart and William Smith Colleges and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and retired from IBM Corporation.
He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret; and six children, Cheryl (Gary) Brooks, Patrick, Michael (Judy), Donna (Pat), David (Fran), and Charles (Louise); seventeen grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; his brother, Harold (Jane) Knight; and many other loving family members.
He was predeceased by his parents; his wife, Alice, the mother of his children; and his brother Ronald.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the DeVaney-Bennett Funeral Home.\