Aug. 21, 1996 Urbana Champaign County Illinois, USA
A. B. "Pete" Knisley, 88, of Monticello, died August 21, 1996 at Covenant Medical Center, Urbana. Services were held at Trigg-Calvert DeLand Chapel and burial was in DeLand Cemetery.
Mr. Knisley was born March 22, 1908 in Bainbridge OH, a s/o Phillip and Estella Snyder Knisley. He married Frances K. Weets on February 17, 1935 in Monticello. She survives along with two sons: Jack of Mt. Pulaski and Brad of Monticello; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers: Calvin of South Charleston OH; and Phillip of Peoria AZ; and two sisters: Ethel Mae Locke of Bainbridge OH; and Gladys Garlo of Springfield OH. He was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.
Mr. Knisley was a retired farmer and member of First Baptist Church in Monticello. Memorials may be made to the church.