HUDSON - Kevin Douglas Knox, age 50 of Hudson, OH passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 after a valiant five-month battle with lung cancer.

Kevin was the devoted husband of Louise (nee Hendershott) Knox; loving father of Hayden and Lilly Knox; beloved son of Polly (nee Jacobs) Knox and the late Dr. Bruce Knox; adored brother of Hallie (Jim) Lombard; cherished uncle of Carly and Mitchell Lombard.

Kevin lived life to the fullest and loved with a strong spirit. If you met him, it’s unlikely you’d forget him. He was passionate about his work, both professionally, as the VP of Sales for EMG, and personally, as the builder of his home and assisting friends with their endeavors. He will be missed by many and remembered by all who loved him.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 5:00 pm, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 at the First Congregational Church of Hudson, 47 Aurora St., Hudson, OH. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hudson City Schools in Kevin’s name with a note designating Hudson Baseball or Field Hockey. Arrangements by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Hudson, OH. (HH, 9/18/19)