Jean Amanda Van Buren Knas

Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
Death 23 Nov 2003 (aged 89)
Watertown, Dodge County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial North Prairie, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 126900027 · View Source
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Jean A. Knas, 89, of Watertown and formerly of the town of Delafield, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2003, at a Watertown Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Waukesha, with the Rev. Michael Turriff officiating. Family burial will be in North Prairie Cemetery.
Family and friends may call to pay their respects at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Memorials to Mount Calvary Day School would be appreciated. The Schmutzler-Vick Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is assisting the family.
The former Jean A. Van Buren was born July 4, 1914, in Ritzville, Wash., daughter of Otto and Freida Schwerin Von Behren. On Sept. 24, 1938, she married Norman Knas. He preceded her in death in 1995. Jean was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church in Waukesha and the Golden Laser Senior Center and a 4-H leader for more than 20 years. He husband was had been a town of Delafield supervisor.
Survivors include her children, Norma Jeseritz of Watertown and Kedric "Rick" Knas of Osseo; her grandchildren, Norman and Jason Knas, Santa Huegil, Holly Nelson, Jill Jones, Amy Jeseritz, Jana Jeseritz and Laura Jeseritz; 15 great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
She was further preceded in death by her parents and 10 brothers and sisters.

*Jean also sold World Book Encyclopedias for years and a lot of her customers were family members.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jean Amanda Van Buren Knas (4 Jul 1914–23 Nov 2003), Find a Grave Memorial no. 126900027, citing North Prairie Cemetery, North Prairie, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Cowgirl (contributor 47405333) .