Loyes Herman Knotts

Loyes Herman Knotts

Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 4 Mar 1997 (aged 74)
Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
Burial Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 119700549 · View Source
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From the
Akron Beacon Journal
Akron, Ohio
(Summit County)
Thursday, March 6, 1997

Loyes H. Knotts , 74, passed away March 4, 1997. Born in Waynesburg, Pa., he was an area resident for 51 years. Mr. Knotts was an Army Air Corps veteran and a life member of Ex-POWs, V.F.W., D.A.V., and the 17B Prison Camp Organization. He was shot down over Germany and spent 13 months in prison camp 17-B in Krems, Austria. He was a member of the 8th Air Force Historical Society, 44th Bomb Group Veterans Association, and the Catapillar Club. He was employed by the Marathon Oil Co. as an administrative assistant at the Akron office, retiring in 1978, and was a 45-year member of the Akron Baptist Temple.

He was preceded in death by parents, sister, Virginia, and brother, Harold. He will be missed by family and friends.

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