Edward W. Knecht

Edward W.  Knecht, 71, of Fond du Lac, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at

St. Agnes Hospital, Fond du Lac.


He was born on October 20, 1941, in Fond du Lac, a son of Edward and Alice Rahl               Knecht.


Ed served with the United States Army.


On March 10, 1966, he married Ginny Renderman.


Ed worked at Mercury Marine for many years and also managed and made pizzas for Chuck Leon.


He was a member of the Fond du Lac Racing Pigeon Club.


He is survived by his wife, Ginny; a son, Edward (Jo) Knecht; a granddaughter, Bridgette Knecht; other relatives; and his faithful companion and puppy, Brew-no.


He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Carol (Robert) Brown.


A service will not take place.


In lieu of flowers and memorials, the family requests that you do a good deed for someone in memory of Ed.


Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving the family, www.machfuneralchapel.com.