KNIGHTS – Dorothy Alice (née Roberts)

Born June 28, 1935. Passed away March 31, 2022.

Dorothy passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family.

Much loved wife of Keith, mother of Mark, Susan and Bruce, mother in law of Andrea, Gim and Nikki, and grandmother to six very lucky grandchildren – Lauren & Anna, Emilie & Michael, Declan & Darcy.

Crafter of quilts, leader of the church choir and baker of the best chocolate chip cookies.

Dorothy was accomplished, energetic, vibrant, loving and a great friend to many.

She will be fondly remembered and sorely missed.

Funeral Notice

Service: Thursday April 7, 2022

Family and friends are invited to attend a Thanksgiving Service for the life of Mrs Dorothy Alice Knights to be held at St Andrews Uniting Church, cnr Newcombe and Fisher Sts, Portarlington on THURSDAY (April 7) commencing at 2 pm.

A Private Cremation will be held prior to the service.

Dorothy's service will be Livestreamed through our website.



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  1. Neil & Marg Tolliday send their love to dear Keith; remembering many Sunday lunches hospitality and joyful music with the church choir at Portarlington UC.

    Neil & Marg TollidayApril 5 2022 6:00 pm
  2. We are so saddened by the sudden death of our choir friend Dorothy . She was a foundation member of Coryule Chorus and a much loved and valued member of the alto section
    Her love of music shone through everything she did for the choir and we will miss Dorothy greatly but are very glad to have shared some musical journeys with her.
    She will be for ever with us when we need to sing in a mask as she designed and made many singers masks for choir members.
    With deepest sympathy to Keith Mark Susan and Bruce
    Joy Porter Musical Director
    Annette Playsted Choir chairperson

    Joy PorterApril 6 2022 2:35 pm
  3. Carmel and Bruce share the depth of sadness which rests on both Dorothy’s family and her extended loved ones , especially with Bruce, Nikki, Declan and Darcy.
    A remembrance (Eccl. 7:1, 2 )

    Bruce and Carmel ColesApril 6 2022 4:08 pm
  4. Gail, Rob and all the girls from Gails Patchwork Emporium send all their thoughts to Keith and family-we will miss Dorothy so much, such an energizer bunny on her 11th last quilt!

    gail macklinApril 6 2022 9:11 pm
  5. Our most sincere condolences to Keith, Mark, Susan, Bruce and families on the very sad and untimely passing of Dorothy (Mrs Knights).
    A wonderful lady, a lifelong friend to Kevin & Mary (both dec) and their children Diane, John, Karen and families,. A wonderful and vibrant lady who will be very sadly missed.

    John HendricksonApril 6 2022 9:22 pm
  6. Dear Mark, Andrea, Lauren, and Anna
    Sending you much love and strength on the passing of your beloved mum, mother-in-law and grandmother.
    We are all thinking of you.
    Love – Your team at Wimmera Health.

    Samantha HarrisApril 7 2022 2:02 pm

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