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Gregory "Greg" Scott Knisley

October 2, 1965 ~ January 18, 2020 (age 54)


Gregory “Greg” Scott Knisley

A Simple Man -

Gregory “Greg” Scott Knisley, age 54, of York Springs, passed away at home on Saturday, January 18, 2020.  Greg was born on Saturday, October 2, 1965 in Harrisburg to Mary Lou (Swartley) Keefer and the late Paul L. Knisley.

Greg’s survivors include his wife of 36 years, Denise M. (Miller) Knisley; his two daughters: Ashley Harder and her husband, Jason, of Gardners, Brittany Hansen and her husband, Shannon, of Dillsburg; his three grandchildren: Trenton Harder, Brady Harder, Piper Hansen; his mother, Mary Lou Keefer; and his brother, Brian Knisley and his wife, Dianna, of Mechanicsburg.

Greg graduated from Bermudian Springs High School and was a coater specialist for Vitro Architectural Glass. Greg liked to hunt and fish, enjoyed going to his grandkids sporting events, but most of all, he was a simple man who really enjoyed getting together with family for cookouts.

Friends and family are invited for an open house time of gathering at Buhrig’s Gathering Place, 25 East Main Street, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, (717) 766-3421 (next to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory), on Sunday, February 2, 2020, from 2:00 pm. to 4:00 p.m.  Over 100 parking spaces are available; just look for the “Buhrig” parking signs in all of our parking lots.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in celebration of Greg’s life can be made to York Springs Fire Department, 312 Main Street, York Springs, PA 17372 or in honor of his passion for the outdoors, to the Hunt of a Lifetime Foundation, P.O. Box 241, Harborcreek, PA 16421,

Services by Buhrig Funeral Home and Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421.

To send flowers to Gregory "Greg" Scott Knisley's family, please visit our floral section.


Open House Gathering
February 2, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Buhrig's Gathering Place
25 East Main Street
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055


York Springs Fire Department
312 Main Street, York Springs PA 17372

Hunt of a Lifetime Foundation
P.O. Box 241, Harborcreek PA 16421

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