Wilfred “Wink” Curtis Knight

Born: Mon., Feb. 10, 1930
Died: Tue., Jul. 2, 2019

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Mon., Jul. 08, 2019
Location: Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home

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Wilfred C. Knight 1930 - 2019
Wilfred “Wink” Knight passed away Tuesday July 2, 2019 at Masonicare Hospice Center in Wallingford, CT.  He born February 10, 1930 in Waltham, MA, son of the late Calvin and Eunice (Hardy) Knight.  He married Patricia A. Malone on January 27, 1957, who predeceases him.  Wilfred served in the military during the Korean War.  He worked as an accountant for Federal Paper Board for over thirty years, as well as the state of Connecticut.  He enjoyed square dancing, gardening, bingo, Uconn women’s basketball, and spending time with his longtime companion, Judith Buchert of Griswold, CT.

He is survived by his four sons, Lawrence (Suzy) Knight of Davie, FL, Daniel Knight of Melrose, MA, Ronald (Robin) Knight of Sandown, NH and Kenneth (Karen) Knight of Lisbon, CT, as well as seven grandchildren, Jonathan, Derek, Amanda, Nathan, Jessica, Hannah and Harrison and three great-grandchildren.  He was predeceased by a daughter, Pamela, as well as sisters, Louise Larabee and Eunice James and a brother, Calvin.  He is also survived by his brothers, Robert and Thorning and a sister, Marie Figenbaum.
A memorial service will be held at 11am Monday, July 8, 2019 at Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home.  Burial will be private.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Connecticut Hospice.

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Caryl Malone
   Posted Wed July 03, 2019
I find my mind travelling a winding path back through my childhood memories. And I stop at one memory, then move in to the next one, and then the next one. Each memory is of Wink...and what I am seeing, hearing and feeling is his laughter and gentle kindness.

Please accept my deepest condolences.

John & Millie Messier
   Posted Wed July 03, 2019
We were very sorry to learn of Ken's dad's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family

Jane (Malone) Gagne
   Posted Fri July 05, 2019
I have many fond memories of Wink. Remembering all the good Knight and Malone gatherings. Know your all in my thoughts and prayers. Love to all. Aunt Jane

Kathleen (Malone) Gagnon
   Posted Fri July 05, 2019
Memories of the many great times are flooding back of going to Bedford.to visit.. Definitely, the many holiday gatherings. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you and your families.

Josette McDonnell
   Posted Sat July 06, 2019


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