Our Condolences

Mary Lou Knudson passed away on Saturday, July 5th.
 
Mary Lou cofounded the National Route 66 Federation with her husband David. This nonprofit organization spearheaded the Congressional bill which allocated $10 million for the restoration of properties and communities along the legendary road.Mary Lou was gracious and warm and will be greatly missed by her family and all her friends along the Mother Road.

The services for Mary Lou will be held on Saturday, July 19th at:

Mt. View Mortuary & Cemetery
570 E. Highland Avenue,
San Bernardino, CA  92404
 

Our sympathy to David and his family. 

Cards can be sent to them c/o:

National Historic Route 66 Federation
P. O. Box 1848
Lake Arrowhead,California 92352-1848
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