Veteran dies leaves 4 small children behind

Casey Knoll passed away recently and tragically , which was unexpected by all. Casey was  a wonderful son, brother, friend, Veteran( 82nd Airborne) , partner, and most importantly a father.  What he loved most was being a dad.

His life was suddenly cut short as he passed away , on the 4th of July and is now with God.He was a combat veteran and proudly served  our country in Operation Enduring Freedom and was in imminent danger.

Please pray and contribute to our family at this time and the years ahead.  Pictured below are Abby, 4, Sammy, 3 Chris 2.  To lose a man at such a young age of 39 is so hard to imagine.

 I am heart broken for our children as they are now "fatherless".

Their daddy will never get to witness their "first" bike ride, tooth loss, sporting events, father/ daughter dances, graduations , learning how to drive, marriages, births etc... Baby Ava will never meet her father only knowing him through stories and photos.

Everyday, our Abby and Sammy ask " When is daddy coming home?" "Why did he go to heaven?"

 It breaks my heart,  I try to explain to them the best I can being they are so young. 

Now, I am suddenly, "the Mommy and Daddy" , a single, stay at home parent of soon to be four  children- all under the age of 4.  As I am grieving the lost of my husband and father to our children, I am burdened with the financial responsiblitiy of raising four children  on my own..... and we all know how expensive even  one child is to raise.

Please assist during this transitional time.

I  am in urgent need of  funds to ease  the burden of bills, medical insurance, food, diapers, formula, school tuition,  autism therapy, grief counseling, a roof over our heads, etc....and to ensure our children have the best years possible in the face of this tragedy as it will be a long, long, road ahead for all of us.

We are in urgent need of support ...any amount is greatly welcomed.

Please donate to help ease the burden of the Knoll family, please share to all those who knew  Sgt. Casey Knoll , and to contribute to a grieving,  military family in need of support.
 
Kindness counts and will always be remembered !!


Sammy, 3 w Autism resting in her Daddy's armsCasey in Fort Bragg, He served in the 82nd Airborne 05-09

Daddy and his girls Abby, 4 and Sammy 3


Abby, Chris, and Sammy

Abby and Chris
Casey and Abby

Donations

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  • Marty Hackworth 
    • $100 
    • 16 mos
  • Servio Lee 
    • $50 
    • 27 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 27 mos
  • Donna Lentz 
    • $50 
    • 29 mos
  • Joan Leehane 
    • $100 
    • 29 mos
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Organizer

Adrian Schnell 
Organizer
Roseville, CA
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