David Robert McKnight, age 74 of Columbiaville died February 6, 2022 at McLaren hospital.
David was born February 21, 1947 in Detroit, MI to the late William & Ethel (Rutter) McKnight. David attended Osborn High School in Detroit, MI and served his country honorably in the United States Army. He later married Lucia Dombrowski on October 17, 1970 in Detroit, Michigan. He enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, wood working, fishing, boating, loved college football and was a Detroit Lion and Tigers fan, but most of all he loved spending time with family and friends.
David is survived by his wife Lucia, children: Bill (Wendy) McKnight, Jim (Jessica) McKnight, Mike (Diana) McKnight, 8 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters: Patty and Betty, brother in-laws: Ron and Bob.
Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of David’s Life will be held 2:00PM on Friday, February 11, 2022 at Country Christian Church - North Branch, MI where family and friends may visit Friday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM. Pastor Dale Lautzenheiser officiating. Memorial contributions in memory of David may be made to the American Legion, VFW, or Country Christian Church. Arrangements entrusted to Jansen Family Funeral Home - Columbiaville. Share memories, condolences, and pictures online with the family at www.jansenfuneralhome.com
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