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OBITUARY: Robert W. Knowles Sr. of Gloucester City; Life Member of the Pine Grove Fire Dept.

Robert W. Knowles, Sr.

AGE: 78 • Franklinville

On December 17, 2011 of Franklinville, formerly a lifelong resident of Gloucester City, NJ, age 78 yrs.

Beloved husband of Doris J. Knowles (nee Goebel), loving father Donna Read (Angelo), Robert W. Knowles, Jr. (Donna) and David Knowles (Melissa), cherished grandfather of Lisa, Kimberlyn, Stefanie, David, Jr., Daniel, Brianna, Jessica and the late Kevin and proud great grandfather of Alyssa and Kevin.

Mr. Knowles was a life member and served as both Captain and Lieutenant of Pine Grove Fire Co #2 and also loving fishing in his spare time.

Relatives and friends are invited to meet Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and again Thursday morning from 10:00 to 11:00am at the ETHERINGTON-CRERAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 POWELL ST., GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ. Funeral services will be held 11:00am at the funeral home. Interment Eglington Cemetery, Clarksboro. In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorial donations in Mr. Knowles' name be made to the American Cancer Society , 1851 Old Cuthbert Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. www.ethering