Sylvia H. Knapp

Funeral Information

Home: Corning, NY
Date of Death: January 07, 2014
Place of Birth: Bath, NY
Birthdate: August 16, 1945
Age: 68
Cremation: Twin Tiers Cremation Services LLC, Lawrenceville, PA


Sylvia H. Knapp, age 68, of Corning, went home to be with the Lord, on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Born in Bath, she was the daughter of the late Merton E. and the late Sylvia (Gurnsey) Knapp.

Sylvia enjoyed spending her time taking care of others. She would make time to check in on her friends and neighbors and she loved cats. Sylvia worshipped the Lord and attended various churches.

She is survived by her sisters, Luella (LeRoy) Herrick of Alfred Station, Deanna Kemp of Addison, and Nona Knapp of Corning, brothers, Charlie Knapp of Addison and Merton (Mary) Knapp of Addison, and several nieces and nephews.

It was Sylvia's wish that there be no services. Arrangements are entrusted to Phillips Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

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Marlene 2014-01-10 22:58:53
Sylvia worked with my Mother on a job years ago as an aide to the elderly.My mother and Sylvia were good friends back then.Mom has since earned her wings and I am sure she is waiting for Sylvia at those gates to welcome her to such a wonderful place.You have now also earned your wings,Sylvia..Fly high now with my Mom and Dad and please give them both a hug and kiss for me.