Fisher Funeral Home & Cremation Service
24501 Five Mile Road Redford Township, MI 48239
Kathleen Mary Knight nee Shively, 69, of Allen Park, MI, passed away on Sunday December 29, 2019. Kathleen was born in Detroit, Michigan on July 22, 1950 to Robert and Elinore Shively. She was raised in Redford Township and graduated from Redford Union High School. She worked for the State of Michigan for many years while raising her family. After retiring, she moved to Allen Park and spent most of her time doing what she loved, creating beautiful art. She could often be found hosting “painting” or “clay” parties in her basement with her kids, grandkids and anyone else who wanted to tag along. She was always willing to teach anyone who was willing to learn how to paint, bead, throw pots or any other type of craft.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Elinore (nee Nugent) Shively and her son, Timothy.
Surviving are her “Main Man”, Edd Laska; children, Amy Brent, Kelly (Frank) Kuca, Erin Knight, and Lisa Knight; siblings Sylvia (Chris) Ceresa, Tom (Chris) Shively, Robert (Deborah) Shively; grandchildren Philicia Thomas, Allison (Chad) Bartholomew, Jayden Thomas and Falynn Brent; great-grandchildren Savannah and Kaiden; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, January 3, 2020 from 2:30 PM until 6:30 PM at Fisher Funeral Home, 24501 Five Mile Rd, Redford Charter Township, MI 48239.
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