Donald E. Knoblauch, 84, of Rotterdam, at rest Monday February 11, 2013. Born in Gloversville, Don was the son of the late George and Cora (Handy) Knoblauch. Don served in the Army from 1945 to 1952. While stationed in Germany, Don met his future wife, Margaret. After his military service he was employed for a time at the General Electric Co. in Schenectady. He later became a Rotterdam Policeman, rising through the ranks to Detective, retiring in 1985. He was a member of the Schalmont School Board, the Woestina Reformed Church and the DAV Post 1895, The Sons of Italy and the Rotterdam Senior Citizens. Don was an avid hunter and outdoorsman.