David John Knighten

Nov. 22, 1931 – Dec. 25, 2020

David John Knighten, 89, of Cheyenne, passed away at his home on Dec. 25, 2020.

David was born November 22, 1931 in Midwest to Dallas A. Knighten and Martha Rice Balden.  

David is preceded in death by brothers, Patrick, Dallas and Daniel; sisters, Eva, Ruth and Elizabeth; and granddaughter, Crystal. 

He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara; siblings, Earl, James and Martha; children, David, Laurel (Chris) Biggs, and Julie (Lee) Myers; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at the Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo at 1 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2020. If you choose to come, please wear a mask and practice safe distancing.

In lieu of flowers, take your loved ones out for his favorite treat, ice cream. Condolences may be offered to the family on-line at