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Doris J. Knauf

March 5, 1924 — April 23, 2020

Knauf, Doris J.

SHERBURNE, NY – Doris J. Lampson Knauf 96, passes peacefully Thursday April, 23, 2020 at home with her daughter Janet and friend Teresa by her side. She formerly resided in Queensbury and Castleton-on-Hudson.

Born March 5, 1924 in Albany, NY. She was the daughter of the late Charles Lampson and Elizabeth Laib Lampson. She is survived by her daughters, Beth (Barry) Secor, Janet Knauf, partner (Teresa), son, Peter (Regina) Knauf. Grandchildren, Ryan, Wendi, Sean, Cathryn, Hillary, Philip and Preston. Six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 56 years Edward H. Knauf. Sister, Margaret E. Mull. Grandson, Kenneth E. Morgan.

Doris was a stay at home Mom and Edward's soulmate, work partner and comic relief. They lived and raised their family on Brookview Road in a house they built together. Doris was a Girl Scout Leader and neighborhood chairperson for 10 years. She loved gardening, crafts and spending time at their cabin on Friends Lake and the winters in Gulf Shores, AL.

A private graveside service will be held at Holy Spirit Cemetery, Glenmont N.Y.

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Graveside service

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

1:00 - 1:30 pm (Eastern time)

Holy Spirit Lutheran Cemetery

New York 32, Glenmont, NY 12077

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