Funeral services held for Conrad E. Knox
RUMFORD -- Funeral services for Asst. Fire Chief Conrad E. Knox of Peru were conducted on July 21, 2011 at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, with Rev. Dr. Timothy H. Parsons as celebrant.
Eucharistic Minister was Karen Phair. Organist was Harriet Rudd.
Ushers were Pam Washington and David McKivergan.
Music selections were O God Our Help, Abide With Me, Amazing Grace, How Lovely is Thy Dwelling Place, and Ye Holy Angels Bright.
Delegation was from the Peru and area fire departments which also include many of their fire trucks in the procession to the cemetery.
Honor Guards were Rumford Chief Bob Chase, Eric Giroux, Ed Carey, Jack Burke, Dalton Bradley, Mike Arsenault, Rick Vaughn, Corey Mills, Dean Milligan, Jerry Bragdon, Tim Holland Sr. and Josh Lyons.
Pall bearers from the Peru Fire Department were Chief William Hussey, Jerry Bragdon, Rick Vaughn, Dan Carrier, Jr., Tim Holland Sr. and Dean Milligan.
Committal services were conducted by Rev. Dr. Timothy H. Parsons.
Interment was in the Demerritt Cemetery, Peru.
A reception followed in the undercroft of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Rumford.
Arrangements were under the care of the Meader & Son Funeral Home, Rumford.