Gilbert C. Knorr, 74, of Poughkeepsie, NY and a Danville native, died Sunday, October 9, 2022 at Vassar
Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. Born in Danville on July 16, 1948, he was a son to the late
Clair Elmer and Helen Jane (Berger) Knorr.
Mr. Knorr graduated from Danville High School, Class of 1966 and continued his education at
Williamsport Area Community College, from which he graduated in 1968. He had been a longtime
employee of IBM, retiring after 40 years of service. An avid outdoorsman, Gilbert enjoyed hunting and
fishing and was a Phillies fan. He had also been a racehorse owner.
Surviving Gilbert are his brother, Edward Knorr (Susan), nieces: Katherine and Kelly Knorr, and
In addition to his parents, Mr. Knorr was preceded in death by his sister, Carol Jane Temple, and his
nephew, Christopher Temple.
At Gilbert’s request, his services are private and at the convenience of his family. The Knorr family has
been assisted by the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home in Poughkeepsie and the Kelchner, McMichael & Readler Funeral Home, Inc., of Berwick. Online messages of comfort and support can be left at