76–year-old, William “Bill” Knopke passed away August 19, 2018, at Augustana Care Center in Minneapolis. Memorial Service will be at 10:30 am on Saturday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home – SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Burial at a later date will be in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-7 pm on Friday and 9:30-10:30 am on Saturday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home-SOUTH CHAPEL in New Ulm. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home, SOUTH CHAPEL of New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.