Charles Francis Knowlton

May 8, 2022
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Macedon – Charles Francis Knowlton, age 81, went Home to be with his Lord on Sunday, May 8, 2022.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 153 Church Ave., Farmington, NY 14425; or to The Pentecostal Church of Rochester.

Charles was born October 24, 1940 in Pasedena, California. He was retired from Bethlem Services in Rochester.

Charles had a strong belief in God. He was active in the Sharing and Caring Prayer Group at Parkwood.

Charles is survived by his wife, Gail Williams-Knowlton; three children, Nathan Knowlton, Jeffery Knowlton and Rebecca Turkman; many grandchildren; several step-children; one sister, Nedra Miller; and several nieces and nephews.

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Tony Vicari from Rochester NY on Jun. 16, 2022

I'm sorry to hear this..

I have so many GREAT memories of chuck as my Boss at Betlem..

Kind Fair and always willing to help..

God Bless you Chuck and your Family..

Ron Howard from Hamlin Ny on Jun. 17, 2022

Prayers for Chuck’s Family, he taught me many things about my job that I still use today, Chuck was always fair and willing to help you anyway he could. A lot of great memories, I think of him often. Rest In Peace Chuck

Dave King from Hilton, NY on Jun. 18, 2022

You will be missed. My first boss at Betlem became my friend. We had many laughs over the many years. Strong Christian man, see you soon

Joe Pennise from Victor, NY on Jun. 20, 2022

Sorry to hear about Chuck. I will always remember him with a warm simile and big heart. Rest in peace.

Bill Lewis from Penfield on Jul. 2, 2022

My condolences to the family.
Chuck was a great guy to work under. Always easy going even when his young workers messed up.
Rest in peace Chuck.

Helen Vandeluyster from Orlando Florida on Jul. 13, 2022

This message is to Gail and the family,
My greatest condolences to Chuck’s family.
Chuck would call me monthly and I know his family was the world to him. Chuck was my daughters godfather and a dear friendand he will be sincerely missed.
He always knew how to bring a smile to everyone’s face and was truly gifted ..
But we were even more gifted to have known him… our sincere thoughts and prayers are with you and the family and should you ever need to reach out to me feel John & Helen and Danielle VanDeluyster.

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