Christopher Michael Knox
March 08, 1989 - February 10, 2017
Thursday, February 16, 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Christopher Michael Keister Knox, 27, of Wolcottville died Friday, February 10, 2017, in Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne following a 2 ½ year illness.
He was born March 8, 1989, in Kendallville to Jerry Keister and Sandra (Hughes) Knox.
He was a 2007 graduate of East Noble High School where he was active in wrestling, football, track, show choir, and Raise A Ruckus.
Mr. Knox worked in construction. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Kendallville.
Chris loved hunting and excelled with the bow and arrow. He was excellent on the guitar, loved animals, and playing video games.
Surviving are his father, Jerry Keister of Wolcottville; his mother, Sandra (Russell) Knox of Kendallville; a sister, Stephanie (Justin) Dowe of Zionsville; a niece, Finley Dowe; and paternal grandparents, Ron and Ardith Keister of Wolcottville.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Warren and Clara Hughes.
A memorial visitation will be held Thursday, February 16, 2017, from 2 to 5 p.m. in Young Family Funeral Home, Wolcottville Chapel, State Road 9 North, Wolcottville.
Per Chris’ wish, cremation has taken place and his ashes will be scattered in the place he loved on the family farm.
Preferred memorials are to the Humane Society of Noble County, 1305 Sherman Street, Kendallville, Indiana, 46755.
View a video tribute after Thursday or send condolences to the family at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com
Chris was a great friend. I had known him for many years. I will miss him so much. He always had a know it attitude and I loved that about him. He could always make me smile no matter what kind of mood I was in. He also always helped anyone when he could and really when he couldnt. Chris will always be in my heart, gone but never forgotten. I am so sorry for your loss we all have that special moment with Chris and I will hold all of his and my memories dear to my heart.
So Sorry for your loss Jerry an family an Sandy an family . May Chris Rest In Peace an no more pain let god hold an heal this poor sole . Taken way to soon but Chris is now at peace an no more pain.
You will always be in my heart, I wish I could have been up there in your last days. I miss you so much. Smile on us know I get. Love always, V
Taken way to young... Rest in Peace Christopher...
Sandy and Russ, we are so sorry for your loss. You have our heartfelt sympathy.
Stephanie I'm sorry I couldn't be there for you today. Sickness has hit my house. Your brother had a good heart and soul. I pray for peace for you today.
Left this earth way to soon. He was such a joy to be around, my son Coty will dearly miss him. He was like a second son for me. Rest in Peace Chris.
Sandy, May God's love heal your sorrow and may His peace replace your heartache with warm and loving memories. Valerie
Sending you so many hugs, prayers and all my love Love you all
Sandy you are in our thoughts and prayers. Much love, Bonnie and family
Mike and Pam , Our deepest sympathy is with you. Just always remember that we are hear for you each time you need us. Our thoughts and prayers are with love. Much love, Lynn and Lois
No more pain, struggles, or suffering Chris. My heart aches with the thought of never seeing you again here on this earth......you were taken much too soon. My prayers are with all the individuals you touched who will miss you dearly. I know I was only your stepmother but you were always family and I loved you. May God comfort your family during this time.
Russel,Sandy so sorry for your loss . The big guy is making him smile
I am so sorry for your loss. Heartbreaking.
I am so sorry for Chris' passing. I remember watching Chris and Stephanie growing up. Please know that Sandy and your family, and Jerry and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
Chris spent a lot of time at my house through high school and beyond. I did keep tabs on him after school and he always greeted me with a smile and "Hi mama". I am truly saddened by his loss and pray for peace for his family! One last big hug! Behave, love ya!
My love, thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends! I met Chris at my sister and brother in law Melissa and Bobby Booth! Chris and I always greeted each other with a hug! Fly high Chris!
Sandy I wish you peace and Gods blessing during this unimaginable time Robin
We are so sorry to read of Chris passing, our thoughts and prayers go to out to his family... Mary & Tony
You had a such a loveing and kind heart Chris. You were loved so very Much. May u rest in Peace now and forever. Love u Uncle Mike n Anut Pam Keister
I was in show choir with Chris! He will be missed!
Sandy and all of the family, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you many thoughts and prayers.
I'm so sorry for your loss. I was in show choir with Chris. I always remember him being goofy. He was a kind person and I am sad to hear he is gone.
We are so sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We love you.
Rest in peace dear child.
Chris was a great classmate and liked to make people laugh. I'm sorry to hear the sad news and he will be missed. My thoughts are with his family.
Met Chris at my brother Bobby's'.He was a nice and very polite young man.My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.
So sorry for your loss. Praying for your comfort and strength for the coming days.
Special thoughts & prayers for the family & friends . May the Lord be with each as they continue through life . To know there is a special angel watching from above..miss you Chris.
So very sorry for your loss! Hugs an prayers for all! Love you!