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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Knox, Jeanne Meanor




Jeanne Meanor Knox, 96 of Oakmont passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 in the skilled nursing center at Longwood at Oakmont. Beloved Wife of the late Robert T. McElhose and the late Dr. Robert W. Knox, Sr. Loving Mother of Carol (Robert) Gelfand and the late Craig M. Knox and Robert W. Knox, Jr. Mother-in-law of Connie Knox. Step-Mother of Dr. Robert T. McElhose and James T. (Donna) McElhose. Sister of Dorothy (the late Carl) Acquiviva and the late Louise (the late Keith) Manherz. Grandmother of 2, Great-Grandmother of 2, Step-Grandmother of 4, and Step-Great-Grandmother of 6. Jeanne was the class president of her 1939 graduating class of Oakmont High School and thoroughly enjoyed all of the work involved in organizing all of the class reunions. Jeanne was a devoted member of the Oakmont United Methodist Church and loved helping make the Christmas caramels every year. In her later years, she overcame many life threatening health issues and attributed this to her strong faith. Friends and relatives will be received on Friday, February 2, 2018 from 2-6 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Funeral Service Saturday, February 3, 2018, 12 Noon Oakmont United Methodist Church. EVERYONE MEET DIRECTLY AT CHURCH. Memorials may be made in her name to Oakmont Methodist Church, 419 Maryland Ave. Oakmont, PA 15139.