James (Jim) McKnight
Last updated 11/18/2021 at 12:39am
James (Jim) McKnight, of Gladstone, Mich., peacefully passed away October 29, 2021, at his home in Pisgah Forest comforted by his special friend Sandy Rickards. Born in Gladstone Mich., he was a true and proud "Yooper," enjoying everything the Upper Peninsula had to offer; hunting, (ice) fishing, boating and youth sports.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Dorothy; his parents, Elisher and Laurencia; his brothers, Arnold Eagle and Leroy McKnight; and his sisters, Marion Leisenring, Patricia Irving and Doris Scheuren.
His service to his country and community began at an earl...