Mary Elizabeth Knox

April 26, 1950December 9, 2020

Mary Elizabeth Knox 1950 – 2020

AUBURN - Mary lost her short battle with colon cancer on December 09, 2020. Mary was born April 26, 1950 the youngest of two daughters to Merle and Juanita Knox. Mary was educated in local schools. When she was young she worked in numerous nursing facilities throughout the area. She also owned and operated Mary's Diner in Wilton. Later in life she found her true calling as an in home caregiver to the elderly, a job that she enjoyed immensely. She loved to scratch lottery tickets and play bingo at local halls in the Turner area. Mary, like her mother before, liked to keep an eye on national politics with their favorite TV station being CNN.

Mary was predeceased by her parents Merle and Juanita, one sister Patricia Bryant and brother in law Craig Bryant.

Mary is survived by a son, Kevin Knox and wife Rebecca of Rumford; grandchildren Tyler and Renee Knox of Rumford; nieces and nephews Diane Ronan of Florida, Judy Campbell of Sabattus and Mike Bryant of Florida. A very special thank you to her cousin Kimberly Eells of Turner.

At Mary's request there will be no funeral, however there will be a graveside service in the Spring for family and friends to attend, the date and time to be determined.

In lieu of flower donations to the American Cancer society in Mary's name.

The family would like to thank the nursing staff at CMMC in Lewiston and Androscoggin Hospice House for their wonderful care.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of S.G Thibault Funeral Home 250 Penobscott Rumford. Please visit to leave heartfelt condolences to Mary’s family and friends.


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Tina McKenna

December 16, 2020

Kevin, Becky & Family.
I am so truly sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady. So funny. I remember many laughs with her. She will be missed by so many.
God bless.

Rosie Harlow

December 15, 2020

My heart is saddened to hear of Mary's passing. She rented from us for years @ So Town Rms to Let on Rt4 un Turner . She was a very hard worker n always enjoyed talking n visiting with her. Her son Kevin n grandson were her pride n joy!! So sorry this colon cancer wasnt detected in earlier stage..Your free from all your pain Mary, but those left behind hearts ache❤😢. God Bless her family
Your friend, Rosie Harlow

Lisa Field

December 15, 2020

A whitty remark,maybe one too many drinks,a smile a laugh,but always a caring soul. We had some very good times,and maybe a few bad ones. We worked together for years. May your journey be peaceful. R.I.P. my friend.

Pamela Bulger

December 12, 2020

Mary was a classmate of mine and my brother Johnnie in the MHS class of 1968~ I will always remember her quiet ways... Always with a smile~ Extending prayers to all of her family as you go thru this difficult during the Holiday Season~
Pam (Capponi) Bulger~