Nellie V. Hansonl Knight (April 3, 1932- September 8, 2022)
September 28, 2022
Nell was born to Daniel Matro Hansonl and Opal Fern McPeek Hansonl in Corwine Center, Montana, April 3, 1932. Nell went to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at home with family at her side. She passed away with grace after a long, arduous, decline in health. She never lost her sense of humor to the end and had a deep commitment to her relationship with the Lord. Nell grew up in Whitewater, Montana, and graduated in 1950. She married, divorced, and never remarried. Nell raised two children as a single parent. She enjoyed a close relationship with her children as they grew into adults.
Nell held many jobs over the years ending with Mountain Bell as a telephone operator in Salt Lake City. After retirement, her first thought was to get back to Montana.
Nell is survived by her son, Richard Knight and wife Peggy Estrem Knight – Montana; daughter, Cynthia Knight McReynolds and husband Charles McReynolds – Washington. Grandchildren, Matthew Knight and wife Christy Schofield Knight – Alaska, Robin Knight – Montana; Justin Bramlette – Utah, Megan Bramlette – Washington.
Nell is preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Opal Hansonl; her sisters, Ivy Hansonl, Pauline Davies; brothers, William, George, and Max Hansonl. A celebration of life will be held on October 8 at 1 p.m. at the Blackfoot Valley Bible Church in Lincoln, MT.