In memory of
Ronald H. Knight
In memory of
Ronald H. Knight
Our beloved father, Ronald H. Knight, passed away from COVID19, Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021. He was born in Maine and moved to CT, where he married Eleanor Palumbo and raised seven children. He loved music, and was a member of Meriden/Wallingford SPEBSQUA, barbershop harmony society, for 45 years. He was a member of 4 barbershop quartets, and sang on TVs, Ted Mack Amatuer Hour. Ron loved history, reading, and proved willing and able to take on any task. After Eleanor's passing in 1993, he married Alma Wood and they were together 24 years before her passing in 2018. He enjoyed worldwide traveling and had done so due to son-in-law Bill, who was employed in Civil Service in Embassies around the world. Ron is survived by his daughters Mary Knight (William Grant) of Washington D.C., Theresa Readey (Thomas Readey) of Wallingford, his sons Michael (Darlene) of Fairfield, Thomas (Barbara) of Wallingford, Joseph (Susan) of Shelton, John, of Fairfield, Kevin (Maria) of R.I., 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, including the Wood family who loved Ron and was much loved in return. A Christian mass will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 23, St. Pius X Church, 834 Brookside Dr., Fairfield, CT. Due to COVID, the mass will be streamed and available through the St. Pius X Church youtube channel. Please visit: www.SpearFuneralHome.com for more info and sentiments.
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39 South Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
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In memory of
Ronald H. Knight
Our beloved father, Ronald H. Knight, passed away from COVID19, Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021. He was born in Maine and moved to CT, where he married Eleanor Palumbo and raised seven children. He loved music, and was a member of Meriden/Wallingford SPEBSQUA, barbershop harmony society, for 45 years. He was a member of 4 barbershop quartets, and sang on TVs, Ted Mack Amatuer Hour. Ron loved history, reading, and proved willing and able to take on any task. After Eleanor's passing in 1993, he married Alma Wood and they were together 24 years before her passing in 2018. He enjoyed worldwide traveling and had done so due to son-in-law Bill, who was employed in Civil Service in Embassies around the world. Ron is survived by his daughters Mary Knight (William Grant) of Washington D.C., Theresa Readey (Thomas Readey) of Wallingford, his sons Michael (Darlene) of Fairfield, Thomas (Barbara) of Wallingford, Joseph (Susan) of Shelton, John, of Fairfield, Kevin (Maria) of R.I., 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews, including the Wood family who loved Ron and was much loved in return. A Christian mass will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 23, St. Pius X Church, 834 Brookside Dr., Fairfield, CT. Due to COVID, the mass will be streamed and available through the St. Pius X Church youtube channel. Please visit: www.SpearFuneralHome.com for more info and sentiments.
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Services Provided By
Spear-Miller Funeral Home
39 South Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
Past Services ╲╱
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