RON KNIEP, 73, of Greenfield (Svcs. 8-31-12)


August 28th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

RON KNIEP, 73, of Greenfield, died Tue., Aug. 28th, at the Greater Regional Hospice in Creston. Funeral services for RON KNIEP will be held 11-a.m. Fri., Aug. 31st, at the United Methodist Church in Greenfield. Steen Funeral Home in Greenfield has the arrangements.

Visitation will be held from 3-8pm Thursday, Aug. 30th, at the Greenfield United Methodist Church, with the family present from 5-8pm. Online condolences may be left at

Memorials may be directed to the Ron Kniep Memorial Fund to be established at a later date.

Burial will be in the Greenfield Cemetery, with a luncheon to follow at the church.

RON KNIEP is survived by:

His wife – Becky Kniep, of Greenfield.

His daughters – Diane (Randy) Long,  and Karla (Nic) Denney, all of Savannah, MO.

His son – Clint (Shaun) Kniep, of Mount Ayr.

His step-sons: Rob (Phyllis) Jones, of Van Meter; Scott Jones (& friend Heather), of Earlham; Todd (Staci) Jones,  & Tim (Kelli) Jones, all of Greenfield.

His brothers – Allan Kniep, of Des Moines, & Tim (Judy) Kniep, of Ankeny.

12 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, other relatives & friends.