GOLDFIELD - James L. "Pete" Knight was born May 25, 1928, and passed away in Vero Beach, FL on January 6, 2014. Pete grew up on the family farm in Goldfield, IA where he graduated high school. He married Mildred Ogland on February 11, 1950. Pete enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served 4 years as a cryptographer. He returned to Goldfield and farmed until 2008.