Richmond – Robert A. Knight, 49, a resident of Richmond, formerly of Livermore Falls, died Saturday, November 9, 2013 at his home following a brief and courageous battle with cancer. He was born August 26, 1964 in Farmington, the son of Linwood and Elaine (Mann) Knight. He was a 1982 graduate of Livermore Falls High School. He received his Bachelor degree from University of Maine, Orono, and continued his education at the University of Hawaii, where he met his wife. On August 7, 1992 in Oahu, Hawaii, he married Kaoru Mito, she passed away November 26, 2000. He worked at Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women in Hawaii before he returned to Maine with his daughter Nikki in 2006. He worked in the accounting department at Maine Medical Center in Portland. He was a sports enthusiast; his favorite teams were the Red Sox, Denver Broncos and Pittsburg Penguins. Above all else, his greatest love was spending time with his daughter. He will be deeply missed by his daughter and his family. He is survived by his
daughter, Nicole Riikka “Nikki” Knight of Richmond; sisters, Deborah Coughlin and her husband Patrick of Richmond; Donna Bibeau and her husband Lawrence of Livermore; and Dianne Hirsh of Livermore Falls; his brother, Richard Knight and his wife Jacqueline of Livermore Falls; half-brothers, L. Gary Knight and his wife Lynn of Livermore Falls; and Gregory Knight and his wife Danielle of Brewer; half-sisters, Gail Przeclawaski of Maitland, Florida; and Barbara Barbour and her husband David of Topsham; in-laws, Masakazu and Honko Mito of Japan; and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Thursday, November 14th from 10 to 11am at the funeral home with a funeral service to follow at 11am.
In Roberts memory donations may be made to the American Cancer Society 1 Bowdoin Mill Island Topsham, Me 04086.
Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.kincerfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Kincer Funeral Home, 130 Pleasant Street Richmond, Me. 04357