The Washington Times-Herald

June 6, 2013

Samuel Knepp

March 6, 1949 - June 5, 2013


Washington Times-Herald

WASHINGTON — Samuel Ray Knepp, 64, of Washington, died at 2 p.m. Wednesday at his residence. Born March 6, 1949, in Daviess County, he was the son of Joseph and Viola (Lengacher) Knepp. He was a carpenter and a member of Pleasantville Mennonite Church. He is survived by two daughters, Samantha (Gary) Bobbitt of Montgomery, Michelle Knepp of Odon; a stepdaughter, Andrea Riker of Otwell; two brothers, Joseph (Lois) Knepp Jr. and Howard (Jean) Knepp, both of Loogootee; seven sisters, Dorothy Knepp of Loogootee, Fannie (Ernest) Graber of Odon, Lillie (Norman) Wagler of Montgomery, Rosanna (Lester) Knepp of Loogootee, Sarah (Ernest) Graber of Montgomery, Delores (Paul) Miller of Odon and Loretta (William) Graber of Odon; and 10 grandchildren. His wife, Kimberly Jo (Welton) Knepp is deceased. His parents; one son, Chad Knepp; and one brother, Lewis Knepp, are also deceased. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Pleasantview Fellowship Hall, with Noah Knepp, Gerald Graber and Kenny Steman officiating. Burial will be in Pleasantview Cemetery. Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and after 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements are being made through Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home.