Margaret Anne “Peg” McKnight born Feb 27th, 1924, died to our Lord Jesus January 12th, 2018. Peg was a Registered Nurse who’s career spanned service Public Health, Hospice, Critical Care, Emergency Room Management and especially Diabetes Education. Peg was a foundress of the Carmelite Monastery in Reno, living in that order for 12 years and returning to a secular 3rd order Carmelite life in 1996 following the death of her husband Robert in 1996.
She is survived by her two sons Robert “Joe” Joseph McKnight (Rory) of Ely, Nevada and Dr. Lawrence “Larry” Kenneth McKnight (Alexia) of Chadds Ford, PA., 3 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Services will be held January 30th at 9:15 am at St. Peter’s Parish in Henderson with burial at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery