Marion Knott Montapert


Age: 92

Summary: the last surviving child of Knott's Berry Farm founders Walter and Cordelia Knott who was the only member of the Knott family born on the Orange County berry farm that grew into one of Southern California's signature attractions, who took on various management responsibilities in design, planning, and entertainment as the farm grew into one of America's best-known amusement parks, but who continued her civic involvement and philanthropy in Orange County after the family sold the park in 1997.

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

Born: April 22, 1922

Died: November 13, 2014

Newport Beach, California