Bert L. Knapp, age 79 of Council Bluffs passed away March 14, 2013 at his home. He was born in Crescent, Iowa on October 22, 1933 to the late Bert & Nora (Wright) Knapp. He retired from the Union Pacific Rail Road in 1994. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Vera Morrison. Bert is survived by his wife, Jeanie Knapp; children, Kimberly Knapp, Kevin Knapp, Rodney Knapp (Kristie), Robin Knapp; Tracy Seery (Bryan), Morgan Baumgartner (Ailsa), Shannon Juarez (Joe), Leslie Nelson (Eric), Danni Kingsbury (Bryce) and Jessi Mendenhall (Adam); sisters, Grace McCoy and Norma Morrison (Ed); 19 grandchildren; a host of other family and friends. Memorial service is Monday 2PM at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. The family will receive friends during the hour prior to the service.