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September 19, 1922 - June 6, 2018

Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Robert E. McKnew Sr.

On Wednesday, June 6, 2018, another of “The Greatest Generation” passed away with the death of Mr. Robert Ewing McKnew. He was in his 95th year.

Born on September 19, 1922, at Washington, DC, he was the son of Robert E. and Marie Cross McKnew.

Mr. McKnew was a decorated US Army veteran, serving in both World War II and the Korean War.

He was a 30 year employee of the National Security Agency, Fort Meade, Maryland.

Those left to cherish he memory include his son, Robert McKnew Jr., and wife, Phyllis; granddaughter, Jamee and grandson, Brett.

Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Arrangements are by the Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center.