Eileen Knight, 77, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Niagara Hospice House. Born March 12, 1942 in the town of Stevenston, North Ayrshire, Scotland to the late James and Elizabeth (Roberts) McCormick. She attended and graduated from primary & beauty school in Scotland. Eileen came to the United States in 1962, planning on just a six month stay. The planned short stay in Youngstown, NY in 1962 turned into a lifetime.
She worked at Beir's and Mrs. D's hair salons, as well as Bel Aero Space as an electronic assembler. She retired from Bell Aerospace in 2006. Eileen enjoyed many things, but her greatest love was her family. She provided endless support to her family and would sacrifice anything for them.
She is survived by her husband, Alexander Knight Jr., son, Rodney (Carrie) Knight; grandchildren, Cameron, Carly and Callum; great-grandchildren, Landon, Brooklynn, Summer and Bentley; brother, James (Sandra) McCormick and sister, Elsie Dillon, both of Scotland. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her 1st husband, James Knight and son, David Knight.
A Celebration of Eileen's Life will take place on Thursday, July 11th from 3-6 PM at ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME INC., 319 24th Street, cor of Welch Ave. Niagara Falls, NY. Burial will take place at the convenience of the family. In Lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.