Cleota M. Knott, 92, of Van Wert passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Van Wert Manor Nursing Home. She was born March 13, 1928 to the late Millard and Rosa (Miller) Knott of Van Wert. Cleota loved the :Lord and enjoyed working at functions at the Wesley United Methodist Church. She was always helping others. She was faithful in sending get well, birthday, wedding and other type cards. She retired from the Borden Cheese factory with 30 years of service.
She was preceded in death by her sister Marcella G. McDowell.
Surviving are (Nephew) James (Vickie) McDowell Marion, IN.:(Great Nieces Lorinda (Arlen) Scott, Kimberely (Robert) Oakes, Jennifer (Jason) Woodward: (Great Great Nephews) AJ Scott and Cameron Woodward: (Great Great Nieces) Brittany Oakes, Brooke Woodward, Abbie Stewart, Bailey Turner, Maloree Woodward, Josie Turner: (Cousins) Jerri Thomas, Mary Chiles, Steve Coyle, Karen Gardner, Bonnie Agler, and Rex Miller.
A graveside service will be held for Cleota at 1:00PM Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020 in Woodland Cemetery with Rev. Laura Clark officiating. There will be no viewing hours.
The family would like to thank all the staff at Van Wert Manor for the care provided to Cleota.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Wesley United Methodist Church, Van Wert, Ohio, 45891
Arrangements were made through Brickner Funeral Home.
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