Robert “Bob” K. Knirsch, 66, of Summerfield, FL, passed away on Friday, December 13, 2019. Bob was born in Concord, New Hampshire on June 19, 1953 to Reinhold and Lorraine Knirsch. He was a volunteer firefighter in New Hampshire for twelve years. Bob owned and operated several businesses including a convenience store, bait and tackle shop, charter fishing boat, seafood business and motorcycle shop.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Bob is survived by his wife, Sharen Knirsch, Summerfield, FL, daughters, Heidi Pestel and Krystal Knirsch, both of Ocala, two granddaughters, Samantha and Taylor Pestel, of Ocala, FL, his former wife, business partner, and lifelong friend, Joanne Knirsch, Ocala, FL. Online condolences may be sent at www.hiers-baxley.com. Arrangements under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services – Belleview.