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Martha Knupp

February 28, 1929 — July 13, 2023

Martha Marie Knupp 94 of Rector, Pa past away at Bethlen Home to be with our Lord on July 13, 2023. Martha was daughter of Gilbert P. and Mary Ankney of Rector, born February 28, 1929.


She was preceded in death by her parents, many siblings and her husband Elmer E. Knupp in 2020. Martha is survived by 2 sons: Richard (Sandy) Knupp of Bradenton, Fl. and Ronald (Patti) Knupp of Laughlintown, Pa.; 6 grandchildren - Susanne, Christopher, Lindsey, Bruce (Ashlee), Haidee and Hayden (Pam); 7 great grandchildren - Kaden, Dolan, Jessika (Jordan), Jenna (Hunter), Derek, McKenzie and Noah; 3 great great grandsons Connor, Kaison and Wyatt; 3 sisters Ella Gasper, Melda (Ron) Heming and Helen (Ron) Knupp; 1 brother Charles (Pat) Ankney.


Martha was a life long member of the Ligonier Church of Christ. She loved her family, loved gardening, quilting, puzzles and was an accomplished poet winning many awards, and was published in The New American Poetry Anthology.


The family would like to thank the Bethlen Home and the 200 section for their outstanding care and Hospice for all they have done to keep her comfortable. There will be no visitation due to her request.


Arrangements entrusted to the Snyder-Green Funeral Home Ligonier

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