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Craig Allen ” Schultze” Knepper 1965-2024

Craig Allen ” Schultze” Knepper, 58 of McConnellsburg, PA, went to his Lord and Savior on July 6, 2024. 

Craig Allen " Schultze" Knepper
Craig Allen ” Schultze” Knepper

He was born on November 5, 1965, to his loving parents, the late N. Parker Knepper and Patricia Brown Knepper of McConnellsburg, PA.  

Craig was preceded in death by his father Parker, an older brother, Kevin E. Knepper, paternal grandparents Norman W. and Esther (Kerlin) Knepper and maternal grandparents Reuben E. and Gladys V. (Diehl) Brown.
Craig was blessed with a life rich in family, faith and his undying love of everything agriculture.  Upon graduation from McConnellsburg High School in 1983, Craig pursued his goal of being an auctioneer at the Nashville Auction School in 1984. From there, his path was clearly set. Craig spent decades selling livestock at the Greencastle Livestock Market and countless estate sales in Fulton County.
Craig gave everyone an important gift, the gift of his dedication. He spent countless hours mentoring within the local 4H and FFA programs and then, offering his dedication to the word of Christ for his church family.  Craig’s greatest gift is of course, his son, Reuben William Knepper. Reuben and his dad were a dynamic duo, conquering the world together.
Craig is survived by his mother Patricia Knepper, brother Kirby Scott Knepper and his son, Reuben William Knepper. 

Craig’s services will be held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home on Thursday, July 11, 2024 at 11 a.m., with Jeremy Fletcher officiating.  

There will be a visitation held on Wednesday, July 10, 2024 from  2 p.m. till 8 p.m.  

There will also be one hour of visitation held prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home.  

Interment will be at Center Cemetery, Waterfall, PA.

Arrangements were made by the Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, PA.  

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Craig A. “Schultze” Knepper, please visit the floral store.



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