This from Jack Lacy, HHS '56:
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, classmates, but somebody has to do it. You can send condolences to the funeral home or to Russ and family at: 47 Farragut Dr., Brick, NJ 08723. Unfortunately the calendar and Father Time keeps making our class roster shorter.
Joan P. (Smith) Knott
BRICK - Joan P. (Smith) Knott, 73, passed away Monday at Ocean County Hospital in Brick. Mrs. Knott was born in Trenton. She formerly resided in Columbus, NJ, and currently in Brick, NJ, and Largo, FLA. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Russell H. Knott; two sons and daughters- in-law, Martin R. and Laurie Knott of New Egypt, NJ, and Kenneth V. and Suzan Knott of Perkiomenville, PA; five grandchildren, Cathy, Patricia, Daniel, Morgen and Hayden Knott. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Knott's Colonial Funeral Home, 2946 S. Broad St., Hamilton. Rev. Linda Thurston, pastor of St. Mark Lutheran Church, will officiate. Relatives and friends may call 4-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to Lance Armstrong Foundation Events, (memo 289965750) at Lance Armstrong Foundation, Post Office Box 6002, Albert Lea, MN 56007-6002.