Our loving brother and father, Vaughn DeRay Knadle came full circle in life, passing away peacefully on November 16th, 2021, his 73rd birthday. He was born in Granger, UT to Delmus Eugene Knadle and Mary U. Knadle (Hunt). Vaughn grew up in Granger and Kearns, UT and graduated from Kearns Highschool.\n\nHe served in the US Navy as a radio operator in the Philippines during the Vietnam War. He later married and has a daughter, Amber Elise, who he always addressed as his Dearest Darling.\n\nHe enjoyed nature, fishing, camping, and animals, especially his cat named Kitty.\n\nHe loved his family and all the fun times at their houses for gatherings. He often stated we were all in his prayers every day.\n\nHe was a member of the LDS church and enjoyed his scriptures.\n\nVaughn had a great sense of humor and lead a colorful, adventurous life. He had great strength and courage in his final days.\n\nHe is survived by his daughter, Amber Elise Pederson, sisters Evelyn J. Knadle (husband Russ Johnson), Charlene Alfrey, and brothers Kelly G. Knadle (wife Christina), Troy Knadle (wife Venise). Proceeded in death by his loving parents.\n\nThe family gives thanks to all the medical staff at McKay Dee who gave him extraordinary care.\n\nHe will be dearly missed. A celebration of life will be held in the spring. Date to be determined.