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KNIGHT, Ovid Dean, MD

KNIGHT, Ovid Dean, MD

KNIGHT - Ovid Dean, MD
February 9, 2018, longtime physician in Franklinville, NY. Graduated from UB Medical School, served in the Navy from 1949-1953. Former Franklinville School Physician and Cattaraugus County Coroner. Charter member and past President of Cattaraugus Community Services Board. Advocated establishing the Rehabilitation Center in Olean, Retiring in 2009 after 50 years of service to the community, and delivery of over 4,000 babies. Surviving is a loving companion Sally Jadlowski of Olean, 2 sons, Eric (Renee) Knight of Clarence Center, and Kurt (Deirdre) Knight of Cortlandt Manor, NY, 4 grandchildren Samantha, Mitchell, Konnor and Kolton Knight, former wife Sally A. Tellner. Predeceased by a brother Guy D. Knight. Friends may gather with the family on Saturday (February 17, 2018) from 12-5 pm, at the Babbitt & Easton Funeral Home, 7 N. Main St., Franklinville. Memorials may be made to the Cattaraugus Co. Veterans Service Agency, Hospice of WNY or the SPCA.

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