John Wesley Knox, 68, passed away March 19, 2014. He was born, February 6, 1946 to Harold and J. Violet Knox in Ogden, Utah. Johnny graduated from Bonneville High and Weber State. He married Cindy Knox September 27, 1988 in Riverdale, Utah.
Johnny spent two years (1965 – 1967) in the U.S. Navy as a Seabee. He was very proud of his service to his country.
Johnny retired from H.A.F.B. after 29 years of civil service. He loved anything to do with camping – especially fishing. Johnny had many friends and he would always say, “Love Your Heart.” Johnny was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Johnny is survived by his wife Cindy; sisters Connie Watson and Doris Evans; children Kelly (Jeff) Summers, Taralyn (Michael) Dalton, Breanne (Justin) Hastings, and Bryson Knox; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. He also has many nieces and nephews that he loved dearly.
He was preceded in death by parents, Harold and J. Violet Knox, daughter Kimberli Knox and sister Marcia Antkers.
Services will be held Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 – 36th St., Ogden, UT.
Please send the family your condolences and a memory at www.leavittsmortuary.com