|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1948|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2001|
ATLANTA - Cyril Duane "Cy" Knuffman, 53, of 2348 2275th Ave., Atlanta, formerly of Liberty, died at 3:43 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 28, 2001) at BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal.
His funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Brigid Catholic Church, Liberty, the Rev. Charles Edwards officiating. Burial will be in St. Brigid Cemetery, Liberty, with military rites conducted by Liberty American Legion. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. before the service Saturday at the church. A memorial Mass will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Atlanta. Duker & Haugh Funeral Home, Quincy, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a memorial fund established in his memory.
Mr. Knuffman was born Jan. 23, 1948, in Quincy, a son of Cyril L. and Rita Schwartz Knuffman. He married "Rose" Ann Frericks on June 19, 1970, in Quincy. She survives.
Other survivors include his mother of Liberty; three sons, Cyril Joseph "CJ" (Susan Jane) Knuffman, Decatur; and Vincent Paul Knuffman and Mark Leo Knuffman, both of Bloomington; one daughter, Tonya Ann Knuffman, Bloomington; four brothers, Joseph (Paula) Knuffman, Liberty; Rick (Holly) Knuffman, Manville; and Dennis (Tammy) Knuffman and Clint (Jill) Knuffman, both of Liberty; and nine sisters, Doris Knuffman, Quincy; Judy (John) Summers, Mendon; Sandra (Dr. Bruce R.) Mears, Hannibal, Mo.; Rita Faye (Mark) Vogelpohl, Pittsfield; Janice (Kevin) Wiemelt, Liberty; Christine Knuffman, New Berlin; Paula (Rob) Peter, Liberty; Veronica (Eric) Cole, Centreville, Va.; and Michelle (Chris) Ehrhardt, Liberty. His father preceded him in death.
Cyril Lambert Knuffman (1917 - 2001)
Sandra Sue Knuffman Mears (1946 - 2010)*
Cyril Duane Knuffman (1948 - 2001)
Joseph L. Knuffman (1950 - 2004)*
Christine M. Knuffman (1960 - 2015)*
Saint Brigids Cemetery
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Oct 23, 2011
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