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Carol Ann Knecht

December 20, 1938 — January 6, 2021

Carol Ann Knecht, 82, of Hagerstown, passed away, Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at her home.

Born December 20, 1938 in Beaver Falls, Pa. she was the daughter of the late, William Edward and Kathryn Barbara (Irvine) Dwyer. In addition to her parents she also was preceded in death by two brothers and two sister in laws, Robert J. Dwyer and spouse, Carol and William D. Dwyer and spouse, Fern.

Carol was a graduate of Bladensburg Barber School and retired as a barber/stylist at the Southend Center Barbershop.

She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hagerstown.

Carol loved to sing, whether it was singing at weddings with her karaoke machine or singing on a cruise.

Carol is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, Robert William "Bob" Knecht; one son, Charles Shepard of Fairfield, Pa; one brother, Edward G. Dwyer and spouse, Mary Jane of Beaver Falls; two sisters, Connie M. Dwyer of Beaver Falls and Catherine S. (Dwyer) Kuzma and spouse, David of Freedom, Pa.; eight nieces and nephews, thirteen great nieces and great nephews and five great great nieces and great great nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 224 W. Washington St.,Hagerstown with Rev. Fr. Ernest Cibelli as celebrant.

After mass the family will receive friends at Rest Haven Funeral Home, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. Hagerstown from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M.

Interment will be conducted on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Clinton Cemetery, Wampum, Pa. with Rev. Fr. John F. Naugle officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Carol's name to the American Cancer Society or Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
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