Richard Raymond Knox passed away of a heart attack at his home in Stanton, Calif. May 28, 2010. The son of Virgil and the late Robert G Knox of Estherville, he was born, Sept. 27, 1955, at Holy Family in Estherville.
Richard graduated from Estherville High School in 1973 and the University of South Dakota in 1977. Richard worked at Boeing Corporation, formerly McDonald Douglas, for 30 years planning to retire in Sept. 2010.
Richard and Marilyn Pennise were married Aug. 23, 1985, aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach.
Richard is survived by his wife Marilyn of Stanton, mother Virgil Knox of Estherville; brothers Jim, David (Heidi) and John Knox; sisters: Barbara Hughes (Roger), Roberta Bergeson (Larry), Mary Barr (Pat) and stepsister Patricia Knox, 12 nieces and nephews and special friends Leslie and John Morrentino.
Rich will be remembered as a special son, brother, uncle and friend.
Condolences may be sent to Marilyn Knox, 12680C, Briarglen Loop, Stanton, CA, 90680.