OBITUARY

George Aloysius Kent

January 27, 1919June 17, 2020

George Aloysius Kent was born on January 27, 1919 and passed away on June 17, 2020 and is under the care of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist-East Brainerd Chapel.

Funeral Mass will be held on June 26, 2020 at 10:30 am at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 7111 Lee Hwy., Chattanooga, Tennessee. Interment With Military Honors will be held on June 26, 2020 at 2:00 pm at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 5901 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Services

  • Funeral Mass

    Friday, June 26, 2020

  • Interment With Military Honors

    Friday, June 26, 2020

Memories

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Charlene Bokan

June 27, 2020

Dearhearts, I offered mass at 12:10 yesterday for George and my rosary afterwards as I knew he would be laid to rest at 2 pm. This a bittersweet time but the LOVE you all shared and gave will comfort you in future. George touched many lives, I'm sure he's met my dad in heaven too! He left a family legacy, may you always keep your family together. May God's mercy, grace and love be always with you. Charlene 🙏💚🥀

Vanessa McAfee

June 23, 2020

George and Family,
Our hearts and prayers are with you.
Sincerely,
Your family in Surprise
Donna, Nancie, Stacie, Logan, Kat and Vanessa

Laurie Barone

June 19, 2020

Rod, Gina & all of the Kent family: So sorry to hear of the loss of the wonderful patriarch of your family. He raised a nice family, had an interesting career (which included some patents in his name), was funny, had a passion for golf & always seemed to keep up with technology. I was always impressed by how energetic he was even throughout much of his later years...no doubt this is how he made it to 101 years old! It's tough to lose a parent/loved one, but I hope that a special memory or story that you have of him will come up every time you're especially missing him. R.I.P., George!
Love, Laurie & Domenic

Jimena Bayona

June 19, 2020

Very sad about his passing. My daughters and I received the news with a mixture of sadness and peace. We did a little prayer. We remembered sweet memories of Grandpa Kent. We saw pictures of him. I am glad that my girls will be there with their Dad. They will have a chance to say goodbye and share with the family. Big hug to all.

Jacqueline Richardson

June 19, 2020

Roger,Sandi and family

So sorry to hear of Roger’s Dad’s passing. He enjoyed a long life and had a wonderful family. My entire family has you all in our prayers at this time. Hope to see you both once this pandemic has become a distant memory.

Rick Sestile

June 19, 2020

Rod,
My deepest condolences to you on this sad occasion. I will miss your updates about his golfing exploits. Although I never met your dad, he must’ve been a good man. He raised a great son.

Rick

Steve and Debbie Sarrazine

June 19, 2020

Knowing George over the years has been an honor for us. He had a sparkling sense of humor and a good personality. Serving our nation during WW2, he displayed strength and courage and all of us are grateful to him for that. Rest In Peace, Friend .

Judy DiMizio

June 19, 2020

Our deepest condolences to the Kent family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely, Judy and Vincent DiMizio

Charles Barranger

June 18, 2020

For many years I had the pleasure and Honor to work as an usher with George at All Saints Catholic Church in Knoxville. He was one remarkable man who served and protected us in the USA during WW2. This honorable and god fearing religious man will not be forgotten by me. Surely George will remember all his friends and family while he lives on in heaven.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY