Jesse D. Knight, Jr., age 71, of Riverside, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at home. He was born on August 30, 1947 to the late Jesse and Olive Knight. He was born and raised in Camden NJ. Jesse was a 1965 graduate of Camden Catholic High School and later served in the US Air Force for 12 years. He was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.
Jesse is predeceased by his parents, Jesse D. Knight, Sr., and Olive E. Steager. He leaves behind his girlfriend Kathy Jackson; his daughters Jenny Knight, Patricia Knight and Dawn Knight; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather for a Military Service on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 2:30PM at the Brig. General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, located at 350 Province Line Road, Wrightstown NJ. All arrangements are under the direction of the Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main Street, New Egypt NJ 08533.