Chelsea Louise ‘Chuck’ Knizner of Roscommon, died suddenly April 19, 2016. A ceremony to celebrate her beautiful spirit was held at Walsh Funeral Home in Roscommon on April 26, 2016.
Miss Knizner was born January 21, 1992 in Midland. She graduated from Roscommon High School in 2010 where she was an honor student, a member of the volleyball and track teams, Interact and shared her dramatic talents acting in the school plays. Her dramatic abilities were also apparent in her love of photography. She also attended Western Michigan University. Her God given abilities and talents to make friends, entertain and encourage others were a gift to all.
Her beautiful smile and spirit will be greatly missed by her parents, Sandy and Todd Jansen and Attilla and Rebecca Knizner; siblings, Jason (Lauren) Norman and Emilia (Tim) Obertein and their children; grandparents, Gayle Hunt and Lou and Ron Jansen. She was adored by her aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, teachers and everyone she met along her journey.
In her memory, donations are being taken to support the purchase of a buddy bench. The buddy bench is a simple idea to eliminate loneliness and foster friendship on the playground and spread the message of inclusion and kindness. Checks should be written to Roscommon Rotary and mailed to Chelsea’ Buddy Bench, c/o P.O. Box 629, Roscommon, MI 48653.