William "Bill" Rixford Knight
1931 - 2022
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William "Bill" Rixford Knight, passed away peacefully on June 27th, 2022, at Hospice House in Fredericton, NB. Born on May 22nd, 1931, in Pennsylvania, USA, he was a son of the late Rixford and Mary (Schindler) Knight.

Bill was a Math Professor who specialized in statistics at UNB for many years. He enjoyed walks in the woods, and, spending time in nature.

He is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Eileen, and sons, Norman and Eric. He was predeceased by his parents, and two siblings, John Pike Knight and Margaret Diehl.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Bishop’s Funeral Home, 540 Woodstock Road, Fredericton, NB. There will be no service or visitation by request, with a private family interment to take place at a later date. If you wish to make a donation in Bill’s memory, please do so to a charity of your choosing. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be made at www.bishopsfuneralhome.com