June 15, 1944 — Dec. 9, 2010
MICHIGAN CITY — Tini C. “Tina” McKnight, 66, Michigan City, passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010 at 3:52 a.m. in St. Anthony Medical Center, Crown Point.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 13, at Evergreen Baptist Church, 2005 Coolspring Ave., Michigan City, with the Rev. Jonathan A. Rumley officiating.
Cremation took place and ashes will be interred privately.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 at the Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, 418 Washington St., Michigan City, and from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at the church.
She was born June 15, 1944 in Grand Forks, N.D. to the late Gottlieb and Elnora (McCullough) Lautt.
Surviving are two daughters, Erin (Daniel) Nall and Shannon (Eric) Mokrycki, both of Michigan City; a son, Christopher (Shannon) McKnight of LaPorte; a sister, Judith Sutton of Rochester; two brothers, Glen Lautt of Geraldine, Mont. and George Lautt of Panama Beach, Fla.; five grandchildren: McKenzie, Kathleen, and Connor McKnight and Cody and Danielle West. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ray and Ardell Lautt.
She retired as a registered nurse from Franciscan Home & Community Services. She was a member of Evergreen Baptist Church where she was very active in the Mission Committee & Fidelia Guild, Church Choir, AWANA, and was the parish nurse. She also was a volunteer literacy tutor at Michigan City Public Library and a camp nurse at Twin Lakes Baptist Youth Camp in Hillsboro. She enjoyed doll making, water color painting, and arts and crafts.0
Contributions may be made to Evergreen Baptist Church, 2005 Coolspring Ave., Michigan City, IN, 46360, or to the Twin Lakes Baptist Youth Camp, 1451 E. Twin Lakes Rd., Hillsboro, IN, 47949.
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