The Daily Press
Stephen H. Knight
Stephen H. Knight, 75, of 346 Water Works Road, Ridgway, passed away unexpectedly Friday, February 3, 2023, at his residence. He was born February 6, 1947, in St. Marys, son of the late Edward and Florence “Irene” Sabine Knight. Steve was a lifelong resident of the area, a graduate of St. Marys High School, Class of 1965, and retired from Keystone Carbon Company. On June 15, 2019, in St. Marys, Steve married Deborah L. Teeple, who survives. In addition to his loving wife, he is also survived by a daughter, Michelle Ramos (Albert) of Texas; a son, Edward Knight (Elizabeth) of St. Marys; step-children: Karl Frederoski and Stacey Collins (Tim), both of Ridgway; 17 grandchildren: Marina, Austin, Hustin, Brooke, Hope, Dustin, Shannon, Stephen, Logan, Alex, Caroline, Lazerol, Isabella, Timothy, William, Shawn, and Ernesto; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters: Judy Knight of New York and Pauline Bauer (Denny) of St. Marys; and an aunt, Rita Eckert of Ridgway. In addition to his parents, Steve was preceded in death by a daughter, Renee Russell on February 17, 2022. Steve was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed shooting trap and skeet for the St. Marys Sportsmen's Club and the friendships he developed there over the years. He loved to garden and stayed active in many outdoor activities. He loved his family and friends and will be greatly missed. Funeral services will be held at the LynchRadkowski Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at 5 p.m. with Fr. Thomas Curry, OSB officiating. Visitation will be held at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Tuesday February 7, 2023 from 3 p.m. until the time of service. Memorials, if desired, may be made to the St. Marys Sportsmen's Club, 1339 Glen Hazel Road, St. Marys, PA 15857. The Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com.