Obituary for Brian Jay Knowles

Brian Jay Knowles

Birth Date: Oct. 31st, 1952
Date Passed: Dec. 30th, 2009

Obituary

Brian Jay Knowles age 57 of Santa Rosa , California formally of Ravenna , died December 30, 2009. Brain was born on October 31, 1952 to Adrian and Helen (Jewell) Knowles. He graduated from Ravenna High School in 1970. On October 4, 1988 he married Patricia Parker, they moved to California in 1992. She preceded him in death on September 11, 2007. He enjoyed his career as a welder and most recently in Sangiacomo Vineyards. Brian is survived by his mother: Helen M. Knowles of Marne , 2 Sisters: Karen L. (John) Nyquist of Fruitport and Diane L. (Mark) Strasser of Muskegon. 1 niece Kimberly (Tory) Grodstein of Baltimore, Maryland and 1 Nephew: Ryan Strasser of Ravenna . Brian was preceded in death by his father: Adrian and his wife Patricia. A memorial service will be conducted on Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 3:00pm at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Pastor Mike Schultz officiating. The family will be present at the funeral home from 2:00pm until the time of service to greet friends. Cremation has taken place. In leiu of flowers donations may be made to: American Lung Assoication. Sign the online guest book at www.throopfhravenna.com The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of arrangements. 231-853-6511

Visitation

2:00pm to 3:00pm on
Jan. 31st, 2010 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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Service

3:00pm on Jan. 31st, 2010 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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