The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

May 6, 2014

Rebecca E. Knarr, 79, Newport News, Va.


The Daily Item

— NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Rebecca Elizabeth Knarr, 79, of Newport News, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Riverside Regional Medical Center.

Rebecca was Lutheran and was proud to be an Army wife as she followed her husband all over the world. She was very proud of her family, especially her grandkids. She loved being a jokester and was always playing practical jokes. She often could be found watching TV or talking on the telephone.

She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, William K. II and Rachel Knarr, Warren Keith and Carla G. Knarr and Gary D. and Debbie Knarr; grandchildren, Ashley Knarr, Tricia Poulsen and husband Jon, Brittany Knarr and Brandon Knarr and wife Lisa; and great-grandchildren, Tristan Wilder, Danielle Poulsen, Phillip Poulsen, Brandon Knarr Jr., Bryce Knarr and Alexis Knarr.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William K. Knarr, and her parents.

Funeral services were held Tuesday in the Hogg Funeral Home, Glouster Point, Va.

Interment was in Rosewell Memorial Garden.

In our mother’s memory, contributions may be made to the Washington Fire Company, Attn: Washies Playground, 400½ Railroad St., Danville, PA 17821.