George Richard Kneiss

17 January, 19342 June, 2021

George Richard Kneiss, 87, of Otway, passed away Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at his residence. He was born January 17, 1934, in Cleveland, Ohio, a son of the late George Lawrence and Ruth Salzer Kneiss. George was retired High School Construction Teacher for Seminole High School In Seminole, Florida, a US Navy veteran, and a member of the Pleasant Valley Community of Christ. He was a Willoughby High School, Ohio. graduate and obtained his Bachelor of Science from the University of South Florida. He was also preceded in death by one sister, Joanne Kneiss. George is survived by his wife, Wanda Arlene Redler Kneiss, whom he married November, 1952, his son; Kenneth George (Audrey) Kneiss of Otway, one daughter; Della Mowery of New Mexico, one sister; Kathleen Hensen of Orwell, Ohio, eight grandchildren; Kimberly (Scott) Rimby, Kenneth (Michelle) Kneiss, Khris (Krysti) Kneiss, Justin Kneiss, Derek (Melissa) Mowrey, Heather (Ray) Fletcher, Daniel (Jacqi) Mowrey, Genia Marchant and 13 great grandchildren. Entombment will take place at 10 am on Saturday, June 19 in Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park in Clearwater, Florida. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pleasant Valley Community of Christ Food Pantry, c/o Ruth Charles, 39 Meadow Lane, Lucasville, OH 45648.


  • Graveside Service

    Saturday, 19 June , 2021


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Sherry Wright

19 June 2021

I don't no where to start dear man, I have so many wonderful memories, I will really miss you , you were such a wonderful Dad and Grandpa and you will alway have a special place in my heart, Until we meet again . Look out for (mom ) RIP

deborah Lamprecht

18 June 2021

Uncle George, I am glad that we have always been a close family, there are so many memories. You are with Jesus, so I know you are at peace. Until we meet again someday, Love, your niece Debbie Lamprecht

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