2016-09-21 / Obituaries

Anne R. Knight

Anne R. Knight, 90, of Interlaken, died Friday, August 26, 2016, at Beachtree Nursing Home in Ithaca. She was born on July 30, 1926, at South Kortright, Delaware County, New York, a daughter of the late Ralph H. and May Gates Rose.

After graduating from Buffalo State Teachers college in 1948, she taught art at Interlaken and South Seneca schools. In 1952 she married John N. Knight with whom she worked the family farms on Townsendville Road in Interlaken. A freelance artist, she illustrated books, videos, and a series of notes. She was a member of the Lodi Presbyterian Church and a life member of the Interlaken and Lodi Historical Societies.

In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased by her brother, Rev. Hugh K. Rose and two sisters, Mary R. Lake and Evangeline R. Girandino.

She is survived by her sister Ruth R. Many of Hobart, and several nieces and nephews.

There are no calling hours and a memorial service will be held at the Lodi Presbyterian Church at a later time. Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery in Interlaken.

The Hurlbut Funeral Home, Main Street, Interlaken is in charge of arrangements.

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