Edward Knellinger

  • Born: June 8, 1970
  • Died: February 23, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family

Edward Thomas, 51, peacefully passed on February 23, 2022. Beloved Father of Kierstin A. and Alexa A. Knellinger, dear Son of Edward G. and Linda M. (nee Cleghorn) Knellinger, Brother of Linda A. Knellinger and Uncle of Aaron D. and Mason F. Knellinger. Ed was a talented artist, enjoyed the outdoors, avid bicyclist and all around Philadelphia Sports fan, but his greatest love of all were his girls. If you knew Ed, you know he would do anything for you. He proved that even before he was welcomed home into God's arms as he did one last heroic act and donated his kidneys so that others may live on. Relatives and friends are invited to attend Edward's Life Celebration on Saturday, March 5, 2022 from 11 am – 1 pm at John F. Givnish's of Academy Road, 10975 Academy Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154 followed by his Memorial Service at 1 pm. Inurnment Private. In lieu of flowers and to honor Ed's memory, donations are appreciated and can be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692 or Every Child Deserves a Bike at https://flyersalumni.net/deserves-a-bike/


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I will miss you your a good person and kind I no you are looking down on you family and watching over them our prayers and love you are all ways watching over your family God bless .

Posted by Barbara - Bellmawr, NJ - Family   March 03, 2022

I am very sorry for your loss. Saying prayers for everyone and hoping all of you stay strong. Outing living a child is very painful. God will keep you strong.

Posted by constance muraresku - Maple Shade, NJ - Family Friend   March 02, 2022


Brother, You will forever be missed and your memory will live on through all you left behind. Until we meet again, rest peacfully. Love, your Sister.

Posted by Linda Ann Knellinger - Philadelphia, PA - Sister   February 28, 2022

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