Anna R. “Annie” Knoll

Anna Rose “Annie” Knoll, 96, of Kanawha passed away Monday, March 20, 2006, at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City.

Annie, the daughter of Ole and Mary (Marks) Eenhuis, was born March 15, 1910 at Britt, Iowa.  She grew up in the Kanawha area where she attended country school.

Annie was united in marriage with DeWayne Knoll on June 26, 1934 by Rev. D.H. Plesscher at the Kanawha Christian Reformed Parsonage.  Following their marriage the couple made their home in Kanawha.

Annie was a lifelong member of the Kanawha Christian Reformed Church and a member of the Ladies Aid Society.  She enjoyed traveling to see family, especially her grandchildren.  In her spare time Annie enjoyed fishing, quilting and embroidery work, cooking and baking.

Annie is survived by daughter Marlene Blankespoor and her husband, Harvey of Holland, Michigan; son Marvin Knoll and his wife, Dolly of Willis, Texas; six grandchildren: Doug, Curt, Amber, Debbie, Chris, Cathy; nine great-grandchildren: Mitch, Jenna, Emily, Sidney, Emmett, Carson, Tanner, Collin, Kyla; and numerous other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband DeWayne (March 19, 2003), infant daughter, great-grandson, five sisters, and two brother.




Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Time: 11:00 am
Where: Kanawha Christian Reformed Church
129 East Third Street, Kanawha, Iowa 50447
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