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Doran 'Corky' Knapp

April 24, 1937 — February 15, 2020

Doran 'Corky' Knapp


Doran "Corky" Woodrow Knapp, age 82, of Hays, Kansas passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Via Christi Village in Hays. He was born April 24, 1937 in Bird City Kansas to Charles and Mildred (Phipps) Knapp. On August 12, 1968 he married Glenda Ann Binder.

Corky worked as a Surgical Technician at St. Anthony Hospital and Hadley Medical Center. He enjoyed elk hunting, collecting die cast John Deere tractors, working in his yard, and his grandchildren and grand-dogs.

He is survived by his wife Glenda of Hays; two sons, Doug (Angela) Knapp of Wichita, and Steve (Dawn) Knapp of Hays; three brothers, Jim Knapp of WaKeeney, Ks, Tim (Janice) Knapp of Atwood, KS; and Tom Knapp of Olathe Ks; a sister Gay (Merle) Kruse of Sheridan Wy; three grandchildren Trystan Knapp, Zoey Knapp and Cortin Knapp .

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Karla Evel; a sister, Mary Stephens and two sisters-in-law, Patty Knapp and Renee Knapp.

Funeral services will be held later with arrangements in care of Brocks-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601.

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2509 Vine Street

Hays, Kansas 67601

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