Robert 'Bud' Knepper

Robert 'Bud' Knepper

Robert "Bud" Knepper, age 96, passed away on January 2, 2021 of COVID-19 related complications to his health.

Bud was born in Akron, Ohio on July 25, 1924. He grew up in the Goose Town neighborhood of Akron and graduated from South High School in 1942. Bud served his country during WWII as a flight engineer/turret gunner of the 490th Bomb Group of the 8th A.F. in a B17 bomber stationed in Eye, England.

Private Family Funeral Services were held at Rose Hill Funeral Home & Burial Park. To view the full obituary, the tribute video, and send condolences or sign the guest book visit www.rosehillbp.com.

Published on January 17, 2021