Marian E. (Held) Knepshield

May 22, 1941 ~ January 13, 2020 (age 78)


Marian E. Knepshield, 78, of Ford City, died  Monday, January 13, 2020 at her residence.
She was born May 22, 1941 in Kittanning, daughter of Fred and Gertrude ( Reed) Held.
 Marian was a professional television watcher, especially the Gameshow Network. She formerly worked at  GC Murphy's of Ford City and AMES of Manor Twp.  She was very involved in her high school class reunions (class of 1959).  She enjoyed eating out, especially going to Speedy's, Nascar,  loved spending time with her grandchildren and playing Sudoku.
Surviving are daughters, Pamela (Timothy) Neale of Ford City, Laurie (Fred) Adams of Ford City and Tina (Jeff) Miller of Ford City, one brother, Fred (Rose) Held,  6 grandchildren, one great grandchild on the way..
Marian was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Covert D. Knepshield who died March 15, 1996.
Friends will be welcomed at the Welch Funeral Home, 1032 Fourth Ave.. Ford City, on Thursday  January 17, 2020. from 10:00 am - 11:00 am and where services will be held at 11"00 am with the Rev. Mark Brady officiating.  Internment will be follow at Lawn Haven Burial Estates, Worthington.

In lieu of flowers donations nay be made to the Manorville United Methodist Church.


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January 16, 2020

10:01 AM to 11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 Fourth Avenue
Ford City, Pennsylvania 16226

Funeral Service
January 16, 2020

11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Home
1032 4th Ave
Ford City, PA 16226

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