Cecil D. Kent
Cecil D. Kent

July 2, 1949 - January 9, 2018
Born in Kewanee, IL.
Resided in Galion, Ohio
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Cecil D. Kent, 68, Galion, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2018 in the comfort of his home surrounded by loved ones.

Cecil was born in Kewanee, IL on July 2, 1949 to the late Donald and Myrtella (Russell) Kent.

Cecil retired as a computer software repairman, worked for the former North Electric, Galion and also worked for Galion City Schools in the maintenance department. Cecil served in the U.S. Marines during Vietnam. He loved fishing with his buddies Jerry Miller, Orville Rowe and Shawn Worlein.

Cecil enjoyed playing golf at New Winchester Golf Course, here he met friends that impacted his life greatly. He had many loves in his life but above all else his family meant the most.

Cecil is survived by his beloved children, daughter, Sheila Kent (Jacob), Galion; son, Jeffrey (Leitha) Kent, Galion; his grandchildren, Jalyn Kent and Brayden Kent; his sisters, Linda (Rusty) Bennett, North Carolina; and Connie Reindl, Galion.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Terry Kent.

Friends may call Saturday, January 13, 2018 from 12:00 PM-3:00 PM at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way N., Galion, where full military honors will be held at 3:00 PM by the U.S. Marine Corps. and the Galion/Crestline Veterans Joint Funeral Military Detail.

Memorial contributions may be made to the New Winchester Golf Course in care of the funeral home.

The Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, Galion is honored to serve the family of Cecil D. Kent.

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Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home - Galion
303 Portland Way North
Galion, OH US 44833
Saturday, January 13, 2018
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home - Galion
303 Portland Way North
Galion, OH US 44833
Saturday, January 13, 2018
3:00 PM