Ken Knapp

Ken Knapp

Kenneth Charles Knapp, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Friday, October 28, 2022.  He was 77.

Born in Knappville on August 21, 1945 to the late Earl and Christine (nee Krohn) Knapp. Ken was hard working and loved the outdoors. He could be found in the bush hunting, fishing or just enjoying the sounds of the earth. He farmed for most of his life and taught his boys the true meaning of hard work. Those who knew Ken will know that his true passion was running his sawmill, and playing music with his friends.

Survived by sons Michael (Kelly) Knapp and Steve Knapp both of RR#1 Hanover. Loved grandfather of Jeffrey, Jenna (Chris), Brandon and great grandchildren Caralina and Grayson. Ken will be remembered his wife Wendy (Deary) Knapp.  Remembered by his siblings Alice Grice of Walkerton, and Robert Knapp of Bentinck Township, as well as his nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by his parents, and brothers Wilfred and Garland Knapp.

Family and friends are invited to visitation held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Tuesday, November 1, 2022  from  2-4 & 7-9 pm where a Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 11 am. Interment in Hanover Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Lung Association or charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  




Public Condolences

I'm sorry to hear of Ken's passing. He was such a good friend to my dad, Lorne, and Dad always appreciated his music so much.
Our condolences at this sorrowful time. May there be an old time country dance session awaiting them on the other side.

- Joanne Howe
November 14, 2022

Our deepest sympathies to the family ๐Ÿ•Š

- David & Shawna Grein
November 9, 2022

Our deepest sympathy is extended to the family at this time. Sheila

- Sheila and Peter petz (nee miles) Sheila was a cousin of ken
November 4, 2022

Brandon and Wendy,

Thinking of you at this very sad time and offering my condolences.

- Marlene Webb
November 3, 2022

Sorry for your loss my mom was cousin's Verna Alton and Anne Knapp

- Bruce Bender
November 2, 2022

Sincere condolences from the Krohn family where Ken was always a welcome visitor. Proud to be related to the Knapp family.

- Merdine Lafrance
November 2, 2022

My sincere condolences go out to the Knapp Family , Ken was a very talented man that will be greatly missed by all his friends and neighbors

- John Welechenko
November 1, 2022

You will be always be remembered in our hearts rest in peace my friend
Ronald Chamberlain
Knappville Rd Hanover Ontario.

- Ronald Chamberlain
October 31, 2022

Ken will be sadly missed by many. Always enjoyed his singing.

- Leona Steffler
October 31, 2022

A friend that would do anything to help. He enjoyed pleasing people with his music. Solving mechsnical problems was his speciality, if ya couldnt buy it he would make it.
I have wonderful memories that will last for ever. May you rest in peace

- Ron Steffler
October 31, 2022

Condolences to the family.

- Ed ERMEL
October 30, 2022

Sending my condolences to the Knapp Family at this difficult time Alf Poechman

- Alfred Poechman
October 29, 2022