Kathleen Jane Knight of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, was the only child of Donald and Dorothy Kelley. She began life in Lake Crystal, Blue Earth County, Minnesota and later went to the University of Minnesota where she earned a degree in music.
She married James Francis Knight and settled in Grand Rapids, Minnesota where they raised their son, Christopher Knight. She was a gifted pianist and music teacher. She performed in musicals, directed choral groups and taught piano in her home. Kathleen was a woman filled with great kindness, possessed a wonderful laugh, loved baking, and in recent years, she was a grandmother who doted on her grandchildren.
Kathleen passed away from us on November 22, 2019 at 76 years old. She rejoins her beloved parents: Donald and Dorothy Kelley and leaves behind her loving husband James Knight, son Christopher Knight (Kate), and 4 grandchildren.
A celebration of Kathleen’s life will be held at a future date.