Arthur ‘Butch’ Fredrick Knight

July 3, 1937 - March 28, 2018

Celebration of Life Location: Racine American Legion

Celebration of Life Time: Friday, March 30 (3-5PM)

Arthur ‘Butch’ Fredrick Knight, 80, of Racine, left this earth Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at his home in Racine, Ohio.

Butch was born July 3, 1937 in Eureka, Ohio, to the late James Knight and Ruth (Franklin) Swartz. After a long career of trucking, he operated local business, C&A Auto, for several years.

Butch is survived by his seven children; Libbie (Dan) Purdy, Jim (Bev) Knight, Bob Knight, Karen (Fred) Heim, Karen (Keith) Herbert, Liz Knight-Dawkins and Craig (Lisa) Knight. He is also survived by several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and brother, James Knight, Butch was preceded in death by the love of his life, Charisse Porter Knight.

A celebration of life will be held Friday, March 30, at the American Legion in Racine, Ohio, from 3 - 5 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to the charity of your choice.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at or on the Roush Funeral Home Facebook Page.

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