Wanda F. Knight

August 04, 1937 ‒ July 17, 2014

Galion, Ohio

Wanda F. Knight, 76, of Galion went to be with her Lord, Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Galion Pointe Nursing Center.

Born August 4, 1937 in Olive Hill, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Samuel and Mildred L. (Wilburn) Salyers.  She married Sharon Lee Knight on May 26, 1955 and he preceded her on December 27, 2005.

She enjoyed going to garage sales, watching TV and most of all spending time with her family.

She is survived by children Randy (Connie) Knight of Galion, Debra (Ronald) Johnson of Mansfield and John (Coletta) Knight of Mansfield; grandchildren Holly (James) Luckacena, Amanda (Jeremy) Pelfrey, Laura (Jerry) Bowling, LaDawn (Eric) Howell, Aaron Shankle and fiance’ Nicole Stevens, Misty Knight and fiancé’ James Nelson, Randi Knight and Ashley Knight; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters Sue (Paul) Stevenson of Morgantown, W. Va. and Kathy (David) Campbell of St. Clairsville and her faithful companion, her dog Sophie.

In addition to her parents and husband she is also preceded by a brother Daniel Salyers, step-mother Myrtle Salyers and a step-father Eddie Knapp.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion where services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 20.  Burial will be in Mansfield Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home .

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Wanda Knight, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

  • We are sending our condolences and have family and friends in our prayers :
    The Family of Dale Luscaleet

  • My thoughts and prayers goes out to all the family of Wanda during this sad time.. Wanda was Alway sweet to me when ever I seen her, I know she was Loved by all who knew her.. I’m glad I had the chance to meet her

  • Mom I Will Miss You ,Your Smile ,Your Love, Your Prayers, Thru My Bad Times ,Motorcycle Wreck,Open Heart suffer,My cancer You Always Had A Prayer For Me And I Know God Got Me Thru It All Thank You And Dad For Giving Me A great Life .I Pray That I see You All on The other Side I Love You Mom.May God Bless You.

  • I will miss your smile,your sweet southern way of talking, the love you showed to everyone you met and you never forgot to say I love you. You were my second mom and I have memories to cherish forever. I love you Wanda and I’ll miss you always. Coletta

  • To the family and friends of Wanda my deepest sympathy and my prayers are with you may god bless you Wanda

  • To john and his family I am so sorry for your lost may god be with you all my prayers are with you

  • Becky and I send are condolices to the family Wanda and are prayers are with you

  • So sorry for your loss. I pray God gives you strength, during this difficult time. And may you find comfort in the memories of your mother.

  • Our deepest sympathy to all of Wanda Faye’s family. So many memories of such a beautiful lady as we were all growing. May you all be blessed with peace. Our love and prayers to you all.

  • Amanda, Debbie and all the family we are so sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Your Mom was a great person and I will always cherish her memories.

  • I’m so sorry to hear of Wanda’s passing….she was truly a gem and one of my most favorite people in the world…

    Thinking of you all during this time.

    Susan Coleman