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Kristen Renee Knowles

May 11, 1984 — January 16, 2022


Kristen Renee Knowles, age 37 of Crawfordsville, passed away on Sunday January 16, 2022 at IU Arnett Hospital. She was born in Crawfordsville on May 11, 1984 to the late Gregory L. Knowles and Virginia May Cummins.

Kristen attended Crawfordsville High School. She enjoyed listening to music. She loved to laugh, have fun and be free. She loved her children and her family very much.
She is survived by her brother, David Knowles; 4 children, Hayden (Lilly Youngblood) Kolep, Quinten Gill, Lilly Kolep, and Jasper Knowles; a grandson, Noah Kolep; her grandmother, Shirley Knowles; step brothers, Richard French and Chris Frye; a step sister Heather Durell; a sister-in-law, Leah Gross; and several nieces and nephews, who called her auntie nee-nee.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gregory L (Angella) Knowles, Virginia Cummins, and Dennis French; a step-brother, Eric French; and grandparents, Grant Knowles and Virgil and Bessie Cummins.

There will be a celebration of life gathering at Yountsville Community Church, 4382 IN 32 in Yountsville on Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm. Sanders Priebe Funeral Care is entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at

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Saturday, January 22, 2022

3:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Yountsville Community Church

4382 Indiana 32, Crawfordsville, IN 47933

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