Pete Knak

Peter N. Knak, 94, Hillsboro, died May 20, 2008.

The son of Anton and Maria (Nickel) Knak, he was born Sept. 10, 1913, at Hillsboro.

On May 15, 1942, he married Martha Groening at Hillsboro.

A farmer and contractor, he was a member of Hillsboro United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife.

Survivors include a son, Merle Knak of Hillsboro; daughter, Rose Marie Perrill of Tucson, Ariz.; sister, Mildred Jantz of Hillsboro; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday morning at Hillsboro United Methodist Church with Pastor Charles Grant officiating.

A private family burial service was held.

A memorial fund has been established with the church.