MICHAEL KNUTH - June 28, 1945, to August 2017


Louis “Michael” Knuth passed away at his home in Butte.  He was born in Louisville, Kentucky, June 28, 1945, to Earl and Virgina Knuth and was raised in Brookfield, Wisconsin.  He earned his degree from Evergreen State College in Olympia Washington.  He and Maureen Pierre married and had two sons, but later divorced. 

Michael lived in Loomis, Washington before moving to Butte.  He has lived in Butte for several years and worked as an animal walker for the Chelsea Bailey Animal Shelter.

He is survived by his sister, Judy Pace of Wisconsin, sons and daughters-in0law, Nathan and Melissa Pierre of Lynnwood, Washington, Morgan Pierre and Jodi Armstrong of Fort St. John, British Columbia, grandchildren, Caden and Irie Pierre and Aurora Armstrong as well as his former wife Maureen Pierre of Carlsbad, California.  Cremation has taken place and memorial services will be conducted in Washington at a later date. Express condolences at www.wayrnen-richards.com.