Margaret Ann Knepp

Margaret Ann Knepp, 72, of Harrisburg and formerly of Lewistown, passed away at 5:40 p.m. on Monday, May 10, 2021 at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

Born Sept. 18, 1948 in Queens, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Virginia (Linsley) Rideout. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Mary Christine Klinger, a grandchild, Kyle Knepp and a sister, Mary Rideout.

Margaret is survived by her loving children: Brian Klinger and wife Jill, of Charlotte, N.C., Dawn Wert and husband Gregg, of Harrisburg and Daniel Knepp and wife Haley, of McVeytown; a brother, Robert Rideout Jr., of Brooklyn, N.Y. and grandchildren, Ashley Wert, Haley Knepp, Andrew Wert, Kate Klinger and Trent Klinger.

Margaret was a very gifted artist, whether it was flower arranging, drawing or interior design. Her favorite pastime was watching her beloved Penn State basketball and New York Jets teams any chance that she got. She loved her dog, “Gweneth The Palrow” with all of her heart. Most of all, Margaret was dedicated to her family, they meant so much to her.

A graveside service in loving memory of Margaret will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 17, 2021 at Juniata Memorial Park, 9010 Hwy 522 S, Lewistown, PA 17044 with Pastor George Reynolds to officiate.

Arrangements have been entrusted to King-Barr Funeral Home LLC, 120 Logan St., Lewistown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Margaret’s memory are respectfully encouraged to: ASPCA, at (800) 628-0028, or Rescue Our Furry Friends, P.O. Box 6, Lewistown, PA 17044.

Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.kingbarrfuneral