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Charles R. Knutson

Death 19 May 2008
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Memorial ID 62710172 · View Source
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KNUTSON, Charles R. - Of Dearborn, MI, age 87, deceased May 29, 2008.

He leaves his wife, Virginia (Anderson) whom he married in 1946; sons, Norman and Ronald; daughter, Mary Beth Thomas; and sister, Nina Jean Whitney. Also surviving are a niece, two nephews, 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Charles was born in Flint, MI, the son of Kate and Christian Knutson.

He graduated with a MBA from the U of M School of Business in 1943 and then spent 3 years in the Navy, and became a Lt. Commander.

He was employed at GMI (Kettering University) for 34 years, retiring as a Professor of Mgm Accounting.

He was past National vice president of Institute of Management Accountants. He was Saginaw Valley past President of Internal Auditors.

He received a distinguished Teachers' Award at G.M.I. He was a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary Clubs in Fenton, MI, Sun Lakes, AZ, and recently Dearborn. He was a member of the Flint Presbyterian Church, but also attended the Sun Lakes, AZ Methodist Church.

His life celebrated in a Memorial Service at the Henry Ford Village Chapel, 15101 Ford Rd., Dearborn, MI on June 21st at 2 pm. Arrangements by the Dearborn Chapel of the Howe-Peterson Funeral Home (313) 561-1500.


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