Coal Township – Karl D. Knamm Sr., 66, of 1038 W. Wood Street, passed away, Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville.
Born in Hights Town, New Jersey on June 18, 1953 he was the son of the late Julius and Betty Jean (Dizly) Knamm. He graduated from Hights Town High School.
Karl served in the United States Navy during Vietnam.
On January 18, 2002 in Shamokin he married Becky Long. He worked at Fleetwood Motor Homes and was a house painter. Karl was a member of the Pastime Club, the Redman Club, and he shot pool for the over 40 league.
In addition to his wife, Becky Knamm, Karl is survived by a son; four daughters; one step-son, Darryl Eyster and his wife Anne of Coal Township; eight grandchildren; two step granddaughters, Makayla Eyster and Kloey Baney; two brothers, Glenn Knamm and Scott Knamm; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Along with his parents, Karl was preceded in death by a son, Karl D. Knamm Jr.; and a sister.
Karl D. Knamm Sr., 66, of 1038 W. Wood Street, Coal Township – Memorial service will be held Friday, September 6, 2019 at 10:00 am in the Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Viewing will be from 9:00 am until the time of service. Burial will be held later at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions will be accepted to defray the funeral expenses made to Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut Street, Shamokin, PA, 17872. To send condolences to the family please visit www.farrowfh.com