Jean Graves Knight
Jean Graves Knight
  • October 24, 1933 - July 12, 2017
  • Estero, Florida

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Jean Graves Knight, age 83, of Estero, Florida, formally of Rochester, Michigan peacefully met her Lord and Savior on July 12, 2017. Jean was born on October 24, 1933 to Erma and Ernest Henderson. Jean married Lloyd Graves on November 23, 1957. Together they had 3 children, Greg (Jiselle) Graves, Kirk (Linda) Graves, Suzanne (Matt) Preuss. Jean cherished her 6 grandchildren Greg (Caity) Graves, Mike (fiancé Maren Kalland) Graves, Abbey Graves, Sara Graves, Zachary Preuss and Hannah Preuss. She adored her great-grandson Benjamin Graves. Lloyd preceded Jean in death in December 1993. Jean later married John Knight in 1998. John preceded her in death in November 2001. Jean was a faithful follower of Christ who always looked to serve in any way she could. Family was extremely important to Jean. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy. Visitation to be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W University Dr., in downtown Rochester. The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 1011 W. University Dr., in downtown Rochester; Mrs. Knight will lie In State from 10:30 a.m. until the service begins. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her memory can be made to Hope Lutheran Church, 25999 Old 41 Rd, Bonita Springs, FL 34135.