KNOCK, Sanka 1861-1895
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 2/20/2011 at 13:27:40
Mrs. Sanka Knock died at her home in Colfax township, Grundy county, Iowa, Monday April 15, 1895. She had been a great sufferer and for several months was confined to her bed. Deceased was born in Germany May 17, 1861, and came with her parents to American in 1872. They settled in Illinois where they remained until 1876, whence they removed to Iowa and settled in this county. Deceased was united in marriage to H. E. Knock, March 12, 1880. To them were born four children--two boys and two girls, who with the bereaved husband are left to mourn the death of their dearest and best earthly relative. She was an earnest and faithful christian and a devoted member of the Presbyterian church. The funeral was held at the Colfax church and the services were conducted by Rev. VanderLas, Friday, April 19th. The remains were followed to their last resting place by a large concourse of relatives and friends. The family have the sympathy of the entire community in their bereavement.
--The Grundy County Republican (Grundy Center, Iowa), 2 May 1895
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