David William Knowles Death | Obituary – David William age 95 of Nauvoo, passed peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, July 30.
David was born on Feb. 1, 1925, in Keokuk, Iowa, to David O. and Martha (Daggs) Knowles. Dave was proud of his South 6th Street roots, where he developed lifelong friendships during his formative years.
We are never ready to say goodbye forever even though we know it is a part of life. This day our hearts are heavy for losing someone so special, but as we mourn your death, we also celebrate your life. Rest in peace.
It always seems like we have all the time in the world, only to realize how fleeting it really is. We wish we had more time to do and say the things we saved for later which along with you is gone forever. We promise to keep you alive in Our memories.
Even in death, you are still loved and forever will be. You have touched the hearts of so many who owe you a lifetime of gratitude. We are not saying goodbye forever but goodbye for now. We pray you find peace and rest wherever you are.
We express our sympathy and deepest condolences to David William’s family today and in the days, weeks, months, and years that are to come as they cope with his passing. May his soul rest in peace.
David William Knowles, 95 years, of Nauvoo, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, July 30. https://t.co/c2IC5aOyQS
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