Gordon “Gordy” A. Knight, Veteran
USA – Korea
Abbotsford, Wisconsin – 04-27-19
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Gordon “Gordy” A. Knight, age 86, of Colby passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the VA Medical Center in Tomah. Gordy was born on January 7, 1933, the son of Chester and Anna Knight in Curtiss. He graduated from Abbotsford High School in 1950 and then served in the U.S. Army attaining the rank of Corporal during the Korean War from 1952-54. Gordy was a member of the Colby VFW Post #2227. His family has requested as many motorcycles as possible as Gordy’s first job was as a motorcycle officer on a Harley. His daughter is Commander of Colby VFW Post #2227 and will be leading Military Honors.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 04-27-19
Staging Time: 11:00 AM
Maurina-Schilling Funeral Homes
203 N 4th St.
Staging 11:00 a.m.
Visitation 12:00 noon
Service 1:00 p.m.
Escort to burial at Abbotsford Public Cemetery.
Military Honors provided the Colby VFW Post #2227.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted By: John Curran
Position: Wisconsin State Captain
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