William George Knott, age 74, of Ambler, PA died peacefully on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the Keystone Hospice in Wyndmoor, PA.
William was born on April 4, 1943 in Norristown, PA. He is the son of the late Warren R. and Mary (nee Lane) Knott and brother of the late Jimmy Knott.
He was a graduate of Ambler High School Class of 1961.
Mr. Knott was a proud member of the Steamfitters Local Union 420. He retired in 2002.
William was an avid Golfer and former member of the Oak Terrace Country Club. He enjoyed numerous golf trips which included his lifelong friends and their sons. In his retirement years, he enjoyed fishing.
William is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Kathleen (nee Scheeler) Knott and his devoted children William J. Knott and his wife Becky and Kristin McAluney and her husband Pat both of Ambler PA. He is the wonderful grandfather of Abigail Grace, Gianna, Luca, Sal, Stella, and Olivia. He is also survived by brothers: Richard Knott (Barbara) of Lansdale, PA and Terry Knott of Anaheim, CA.
Relatives and friends are invited to call after 9:00 AM on Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Anton B. Urban Funeral Home, 1111 S. Bethlehem Pike, Ambler. An 11:00 AM Funeral Service will be held.
Remembrances in Williams name to the Keystone Hospice, 8765 Stenton Ave.
Wyndmoor, PA 19038 would be appreciated by the family.
Tributes and photos may be shared at www.UrbanFuneralHome.com
We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:
Have a floral question? Call +1 888 455 4590
Everything from our first meeting, to the cemetery and certificates, thank you cards, flower arrangements, church and obituary were handled in a professional manner. No pressure, no hype with compassion and complete attention to detail.
The Urban Family provides compassionate and professional guidance throughout the funeral planning, the services and for months to follow. Their attention to detail offers family and friends comfort in knowing nothing will be overlooked. Our family greatly appreciates their kindness during our recent loss.
“Our family has been with Urban funeral Home for close to 30 years. My Grandmother, Aunt, In laws and most recently Mom have had their funeral handled by Urban. My mother specifically requested Skip & Dolores handle her funeral. We were in good hands from beginning to end. Peter and Trudy are wonderful. My thanks to all the Urbans.”