Nancy E. Knepp


Nancy E. Knepp, 83, of Westfield Terrace, Middleburg, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
She was born Feb. 24, 1936, in Sunbury, a daughter of Mary (Shaffer) Peters of Shamokin Dam, and the late Albert Kauffman. She was married Alton L. Knepp who preceded her in death on July 26, 1991.
Nancy had been employed at the Middleburg Moose, Arby's, the Maples, the Middleburg V.F.W., and the Beaver Creek Family Restaurant. In later years she was a foster grandparent at the Middleburg Elementary School.
She was a member of "Hassinger's White" Lutheran Church, Middleburg.
Nancy was an avid reader and enjoyed puzzles, crocheting, country music, and watching westerns and old-time TV shows.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by six children and their spouses, Michael and Ruth Ann Knepp of Beaver Springs, Barbara and Donald Zechman of Middleburg, Sue and Ray Swartz of Beaver Springs, Bradley Knepp of McClure, William Knepp of Beavertown, and Tami and Michael Felix of Manheim; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Sharon and Paul Smith, Joyce and Terry Hockenbrough, and Patsy and Richard Shirey; half brother, Charlie and Diane Ward; half sister, Carol Anderson; 17 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren and one on the way; .

She was preceded in death by one brother, Albert Kauffman,; one granddaughter, Misty; and two nephews.
Friends and family will be received from 1 to 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, at the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg, followed by the funeral at 2, with Pastor Randy Geedy officiating.
Burial will be in "Hassingers White" Church Cemetery.
Published on April 21, 2019
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2 posts

Donna Felix Geib
Apr 22, 2019
My condolences to the family of Nancy Knepp. I was sorry to hear of her passing. You all are in my prayers.
Apr 22, 2019
Heaven has another angel to join the family. God Bless and keep you all in the hollow of his hands. Love and prayers Juanita