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Robert K. Knight

Robert K. Knight, 58, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014, at the Cleveland Clinic, following a very brief illness.

Bobby retired from Carter Lumber in 2012, where he had done many jobs over the years. He touched many lives through AA and was very passionate about his efforts there. He truly loved the outdoors, especially camping and hunting, but the ultimate love of his life was his children and family.

Bobby is survived by his two daughters, Summer Barnett (Richard) of Lorain, and Staci Knight of Lorain; his life companion, Mary Mantle and her children, Frances Mantle, Lien Gardner, Crystal Matuska, and Andrew Matuska; several grandchildren; and his brothers, Thomas and James Knight.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thurman and Mary Knight.

A Memorial Service will be held Friday, June 27, 2014, at 1 P.M., at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Road, Sheffield Township, where the family will receive friends from 11 A.M., until the service at 1 P.M. Inurnment will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park.

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