Crissie B. Knowles, 73, of Lake Placid, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2013, at Somers Hospice in Sebring.
Born Jan. 22, 1940, in Maine, she was the daughter of Pearl and Allen Besselivere. The family moved to Florida while Mrs. Knowles was still a child, living in the Miami and Redlands areas. She moved to Lake Placid in 1986 from Homestead. She spent her career as a bookkeeper.
Mrs. Knowles is survived by a son, Andrew G. Knowles of Miramar; a daughter, Lori A. Knowles of Lake Placid; and a brother, Allen Besselivere Jr. of San Diego, Calif.
Arrangements were by Chandler Cremation Service, Lake Placid.