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“Gordon was a war hero and a hero to my kids. ”
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KNIGHTS, GORDON L., 83, of Louisville, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2012.

He was born November 9, 1929 in Louisville to the late Everett E. Knights and Ella Mae McMahon Knights and was a Retired printer for the Courier Journal and Louisville Times.

Gordon was a Navy veteran having served during World War II.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Mary Jo (Chappell) Knights; son, Frank E. (Jennifer) Knights; two granddaughters, Macy and Megan Knights, the lights of his life; brother, Charles R. (Carolyn) Knights and many other loving family and friends.

Visitation will be 2-7 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Ratterman's, 12900 Shelbyville Road, East Louisville. Burial will be private at a later date.

Memorial gifts in the form of contributions may be made to The Shamrock Pet Foundation, P.O. Box 24033, Louisville, KY 40224.