Royal Oak Tribune : 2020-11-05



OBITUARIES | | 7 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2020 THE OAKLAND PRESS+ROYAL OAK TRIBUNE A Rememberin­ A Tribute to Life. ADAMS, GEORGE WAYNE “ROOKIE” Adams, George Wayne “Rookie” - Age 79, of Grand Blanc, died November 4, 2020. Funeral services will be held 4 PM Saturday, November 7 at Sharp Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 6063 Fenton Road, Grand Blanc. (Live stream of the funeral may be viewed at George’s page at www.sharpfuner­ Visitation will be held from 3 PM until the time of service Saturday. George was born September 28, 1941 in Mae (Guy) Adams. He married Jeanette M. Dockham on September 11, 1984 in Pontiac. He retired from General Motors in Pontiac. Surviving are: wife Jeanette; six sons, Timothy Adams, Scott (Ellie) Adams, Todd (Lam) Adams, Christophe­r Adams, Jeff (Wendy) McDonald, John (Karen) McDonald; ten grandchild­ren; three great-grandchild­ren. He was preceded in death by his parents. Tributes may be shared at www.sharpfuner­ PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­ +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW KNAUS, GARRITH W. of Pontiac; November 3, 2020; age 80; Loving husband of Marlene; Beloved father of Jennifer (Andrew) Pantallere­sco and Eric (Sheri) Knaus; Beloved grandfathe­r of Reginald, Amber, Alexandria Horne, Kaitlyn Knaus, Samuel and Noah Pantallere­sco, and Emily, Sarah and Adam Lum. Dear brother of Kristine (the late Don) Wood. Mr. Knaus was a linotype operator at The Oakland Press and was a member of Central United Methodist Church. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at the Central United Methodist Church, 3882 Highland Road, Waterford. The family will receive on Sunday from 12 to 4 p.m. at the Riverside Chapel, Simpson- Modetz Funeral Home, 5630 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford. Interment Crescent Hills Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the church. Online guest book www.modetzfune­