Services for Erwin Edward Knocke were Saturday, June 1, 2019, at Redeemer Lutheran Church. The Rev. David Herald officiated. Burial was in Memorial Lawn Cemetery, north of Arkansas City.

The Rev. Dr. Karl K. Schmidt shared memories.

Cheryl Knocke performed Erv’s favorite song, “Jesus Loves Me.”

Ethan Knocke read a poem.

Memorials are to Redeemer Lutheran Church, Presbyterian Manor Good Samaritan Fund and South Central Kansas Medical Center Auxiliary. Contributions can be made through Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home and Crematory, 100 E. Kansas Ave,  P.O. Box 756, Arkansas City, KS 67005.