KNOPF, Rudy, of Woodstock, Ontario

KNOPF, Rudy (Papabear)– Passed away peacefully at VON Sakura House on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, surrounded by the love of his family, Rudiger Arnulf Walter Knopf of Woodstock at the age of 78. He is reunited with his beloved wife Margrit who predeceased him on April 18, 2013. Loving father of Sabine Beaudry of Edmonton, AB, Wendy-Lynn Knopf of Hamilton and Ronny Knopf and his wife Adelle of Salford. Proud grandfather of Marina, Shailah, Teresa, Emily, Angelina, Riley Mahoney, Olivia, Aiden, Betsy, Abby, and Hendrix, He is survived by his siblings, Wolfgang Knopf, Manfred Knopf, and Marianne Jamil. He will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, and extended family here, Germany and the USA. Predeceased by his parents Walter and Luise (nee Hanschke) Knopf and his daughter Sonja Jackson (July 25, 2016). A memorial visitation will be held at the Smith-LeRoy Funeral Home, 69 Wellington St. North, Woodstock (519-537-3611), on Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 1-3 pm. If desired, memorial donations can be made to VON Sakura House or the Canadian Cancer Society, and would be appreciated. Personal condolences may be sent at

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