Daren Todd Knutson, 51, worked at the Yorktown Naval Weapons Station

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Daren Todd Knutson
Daren Todd Knutson

Daren Todd Knustson, 51, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. Daren was born in Anchorage, Alaska and was a Seaford resident since 1978.

He graduated from York High School in 1983 and Virginia Tech in 1989. He worked in research and development with Naval explosives at the Yorktown Naval Weapons Station and the Indian Head Naval Station in Maryland.

Daren enjoyed buying and restoring muscle cars of the late 60’s and early 70’s. He also enjoyed working with and building N Scale model trains along with scale diorama setups.

Daren is survived by his parents, Jerry and Leona Knutson of Seaford; a brother, Garner Knutson and his wife Krista of Los Angeles, CA; and special friends, Mike and Laurie Wagner and their children–Benjamin, Jenny and Nathan.

Thank you to DR Mattern (Oncologist), DR Beazlie (Nephrologist) and staffs for their professional care.

A celebration of Daren’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 in Zion United Methodist Church with Rev. David Magruder officiating. Memorials may be made to Zion United Methodist Church Building Fund P.O. Box 240, Seaford, VA 23696. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.