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Dan M. Knop

November 23, 1960 ~ October 12, 2021 (age 60)

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Dan M. Knop, 60

Dan M. Knop, 60, of Pinehurst, Idaho, passed away October 12, 2021 at the Bonner General Health of Sandpoint, Idaho.  He was born November 23, 1960 in Orlando, Florida; Dan was the son of Marty and Annis (Luke) Knop.

Dan attended schools in Florida and Idaho.

Dan was united in marriage to Ruth Amos on July 25, 2011 in Athol, Idaho; they moved to the Silver Valley in 2011.

Dan was a welder and had worked in building construction.  For the last twenty years, he owned and operated Dan’s RV Mobile company.

Dan so loved and enjoyed his family, who meant the world to him.  He also enjoyed the outdoors- hunting, fishing, camping, jeeping and four-wheeling.

Dan is survived by his beloved wife Ruth of the family home of Pinehurst, Idaho; eight children John Knop (Jessica) of Kellogg, Idaho, Melinda Knop (Jennifer) of Suncrest, Washington, Heather Baldwin (Travis) of Smelterville, Idaho, Katelyn Shove and Kyle Tryon of Kellogg, Idaho, Christopher Knop (Kari) of Pinehurst, Idaho, Samuel Knop of Spokane, Washington, Nicholas Knop of Spokane, and Joseph Knop also of Spokane; eight grandchildren; his mother Annis Knop of Smelterville, Idaho; one brother Michael Knop of Spirit Lake, Idaho; he is also survived by several nieces.  Dan was preceded in death by his father Marty Knop and one sister Carol Knop.

A Celebration of Dan’s Life will be held on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at 1:00 P.M. at the family home of Pinehurst, Idaho.

The family suggests that memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN. 38101-9908.

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