1930 – 2019
Putnam – Charles F. Knous, 88, of 95 Cady Rd., Putnam CT, died peacefully on Saturday, June 29, 2019 in Matulaitis Nursing Home. He was the loving husband of the late Claire(Joyal)Knous. Born in Dedham, MA. he was the son of the late Charles E. and Catherine (Henderson) Knous and had seven children with his wife Claire.
Charles was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and was the owner and operator of Charlie’s Autobody in Sudbury MA for more than 40 years.
Charles is survived by two sons, Scott Knous of Massachusetts and Michael Knous of Florida; two daughters, Bonnie Harris of Florida and Sharon Poitras of Massachusetts; ten grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his daughter, Donna Knous and two sons, John and Thomas Knous.
Local arrangements were entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. Memorial donations in Charles’ memory may be made to Matulaitis Nursing Home, 10 Thurber Rd., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook please visit www.GilmanAndValade.com and at https://www.forevermissed.com/charles-frederick-knous/#about