E. L. McKnight

(May 23, 1911 - August 15, 1987)


The Lusk Herald
August 26, 1987


E.L. McKnight

E.L. McKnight, 76, of Loveland, CO died August 15, 1987, at McKee Medical Center, Loveland. He was born May 23, 1911 in Springfield, MO to Melvin and Mamie (Killingsworth) McKnight.

McKnight married Mildred Nichols on August 31, 1935 in Ft. Collins, CO. They were the parents of three children.

The McKnights moved to Lusk in 1962. He owned and operated McKnight Bakery until his retirement. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #24 A.F. & A.M., Order of Eastern Star #26 and the Congregational Church in Lusk and the Loveland Lions Club.

McKnight is survived by his wife, Mildred of Loveland; two sons, Robert Lee of Lafayette, CA, Melvin Rex of Sedona, AZ; one daughter, Loretta Louise McKnight of Seattle, WA; two grandchildren; and one half-sister, Frances Brooks, Richmond, VA.

Services were held Tuesday, Aug. 18 at Hunter Funeral Home with Rev. Harvey A. Ruegsegger officiating. Burial was in the Loveland Burial Park. Memorials may be made to Loveland Lions Club Eye Fund.

Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.








| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |


Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.




The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.


Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2014, Niobrara County Library