Grace Knox, former resident of Alamosa, died peacefully on March 29, 2013. Born on September 23, 1935, she was preceded in death by her husband Paul Knox and son Scott (Beth) Knox. Mother to surviving sons Kenneth (Kelly), David (Lisa), and Daniel (Charlotte) Knox. Grandmother of twelve, Great-Grandmother of three, and sister to Thomas Williams.
Grace came to Alamosa in 1976 to support Paul in ownership of Vista Optical and was a committed and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She reveled in caring for her family, cheering at softball games and other sporting events, and enjoying the beauty of the San Luis Valley. A Memorial service will be held at the Ivy Chapel at Fairmount Cemetery in Denver on Thursday, followed by a private burial service at Alamosa Cemetery, resting beside Paul. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Project Linus, provider of blankets for critically ill children, at PO Box 5621, Bloomington, IL 61702-5261.