Cover photo for Gladys Knight's Obituary
Gladys Knight Profile Photo
1937 Gladys Knight 2023

Gladys Knight

November 18, 1937 — February 22, 2023

Green Bay


Gladys Knight, 85, Green Bay, passed away Wednesday evening, February 22, 2023, at a local care facility. Born November 18, 1937, in Green Bay, she is the daughter of the late Louie and Ethel Tassoul. Gladys was employed at Reimer’s Meat where she met the love of her life, George Knight. The couple was married on November 24, 1956, and he preceded her in death on January 7, 2015. Gladys enjoyed raising her family and being a dedicated wife and mom. She also enjoyed quilting, embroidering, playing BINGO, gardening and loved all her pets over the years. 

Gladys is survived by four daughter, Debbie (Eugene) Mertens, Teri Hooker, Laurie (Larry) Timm, and Boots (James) Black; one son, Scott (Elisabeth) Knight; five grandchildren, Mandy “Teeter” (Scott), Xavier “Buckshot”, Jesse (Holly), Jenny, and Larry, Jr (Crystal).; six great-grandchildren, Ethan, Blake, Chase, August, Noah and Grace; further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George "Cowboy"; infant son, Randy; son-in-law, Darvin Hooker; and her feline companion, Babe and Dusty.

Malcore (East) Funeral Home is serving the family. Visit to share a condolence with the family.

The family extends a special thank you to the caring staff of Brown County Community Treatment Center.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gladys Knight, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 11802

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree