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Lyle C. Knapp, 77, of Baxter, died Monday, May 27, 2013, at his home.
He was born Nov. 11, 1935, in Baxter, Pa., a son of the late Curtis and Mable Rhoades Knapp.
Mr. Knapp married Hazel Geist on Jan. 28, 1956.
She preceded him in death.
Lyle was a laborer at Glen-Gery Brick (formerly Hanley Brick), where he retired on March 1, 1998.
His hobbies included hunting, gardening and farming.
He is survived by a brother, Dave Knapp of Trenton N.C.; a sister, Alberta Bish of Kingsville, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Harry, Ted, Doyle and Steve.
His family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2013, at the Furlong Funeral Home, located at the corner
of Broad Street and First Avenue in Summerville.
Interment will be at the Jefferson Cemetery in Clover Township, Jefferson County.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of the donorâ€™s choice.