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Robert "Bob" A Knight

December 1, 1950 — September 13, 2021

Robert “Bob” Allen knight age 70 of Houston, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Washington Hospital. He was born December 1, 1950 in Canonsburg, a son of the late William L. and Mary Elsie Mersino Knight.

Bob was a graduate of Canon-McMillan High School and attended the University of Pittsburgh. He worked as a database administrator for several companies until he opened his own consulting business later in life. He was a member of Hill Church in Canonsburg and enjoyed traveling and going on cruises with his wife, Linda and gardening.

On August 3, 1974 he married Linda Nackoul of Houston, who survives. Also left behind to cherish his memory are his two sons Phillip (Nicole) Knight of Bridgeville and Clayton Knight of Canonsburg; daughter Kristy Knight of Canonsburg; several grandchildren; brothers Jack Knight of Canonsburg and Gene (Anna) Knight of Carnegie; sister Lisa Knight of Belle Vernon, several nieces and nephews and his beloved dog Ollie.

Family and friends are welcome from 2-4 and 6-8 pm Sunday, September 19, 2021 at Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., Joseph P. Salandra LFD owner/supervisor, 304 West Pike Street, Canonsburg 724-745-8120, where funeral services will be held on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 11:30 am.

Interment will follow at 12:30 pm at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil, with full military honors by the United States Navy and the VFW Post 191 Honor Guard.

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