KNOX, Edward R., 85 of Steubenville, died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Life Line Hospital.
He was born September 10, 1927, in Steubenville, the son of the late Adam and Harriett Holland Knox.
Edward is also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Lippert Knox; his first wife, Dorothy June Barrett Knox, two sons, Edward J. and John Knox, two sisters, Iris McGough and Willith Mancini, great-grandson, Travis James Bowers and a daughter-in-law, Toni Ranallo Knox.
Edward was an avid golfer and a member of Spring Hills Golf Course.
Edward was a Catholic, was retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel where he was the mechanical general foreman in cold strip and served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Surviving are one son, James (Lori) Knox of Wintersville; four daughters; Kathy (Jerry) Gardner of Steubenville, Cindy Knox of Mingo Junction, Susan Mart of Twinsburg and Diana (Leonard) Kocher of Toronto; daughter-in-law, Michelle Knox of San Francisco, CA; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and two great-great- grand children.
Calling hours are Tuesday 4-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville, where services will be held 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Entombment will be private at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.