Ted Monte Knapp 1953-2018

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ted Monte Knapp, 65, passed away Dec. 12, 2018 at his home in Argenta surrounded by family. He was born June 16, 1953 to Jack and Nancy (Shafer) Knapp in Dillon.

The eldest of 6 children, he married Valorie Gorman on July 23, 1973. From this union came his son Michael and daughter Michelle. After the end of his first marriage, Ted found his significant other, Diane Stienmentz, and the two were together for 25 years until her passing in 2008.

Ted was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Nancy, younger siblings Jeff,(died at birth) Jess and Judy and his significant other, Diane. He is survived by his son Michael(Cedar) and his children Shannon, Michaley, Jackson and Caitlyn, daughter Michelle, brothers Tony(Terri) and Jack “Inky” as well numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A celebration of life was held Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 at the Legacy.