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BOWER, Marion Lynne

KENT, Harvey Ogden 1 2

  • Born: 7 Oct 1928, Hinsdale, DuPage, Illinois, United States 1 2
  • Marriage: BOWER, Marion Lynne
  • Died: 10 Oct 2004, Richmond, Contra Costa, California, United States aged 76 1 2

bullet  Facts and details for Harvey Ogden Kent:

His obituary was published in the Contra Cost Times on 31 Oct 2004. It read as follows:

Harvey Ogden Kent, 76, passed away peacefully in his home on Oct. 10, 2004 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Hinsdale, IL he lived in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1936. Graduated from Lowell High School and received his bachelor's degree in political science from San Francisco State University. Served in Korea prior to graduating from Officer Candidate School at Ft. Benning, GA. He was a 3rd Degree Mason, an avid sailor, and Past Commodore of the Richmond Yacht Club. Retired as a supervisor in Housing Conservation for the City of Oakland. Survived by his devoted wife Marion Bower Kent of almost 50 years, his loving children Nancy Kent-Berge, David Kent and wife Elizabeth, Karen Hoffman, and Grandchildren Nathan and John Berge, Robin and Jeffrey Hoffman. We will miss his wonderful love of life, honesty, compassion and booming laughter. Donations may be made to the Richmond Yacht Club Foundation. A memorial service will be held at the Richmond Yacht Club at 351 Brickyard Cove Rd., Pt. Richmond, CA on Nov. 06, 2004 from 2-4pm. 3


Harvey married Marion Lynne BOWER, daughter of John Nowell BOWER and Lynnese DeAlma SMITH.



1 Family Tree, Plant Family Tree: http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/21095053/person/18037376195.

2 Social Security Administration, "U.S. Social Security Death Index," database(accessed 20 Jul 2012), entry for Harvey O. Kent, 2004.

3 Obituary, http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/contracostatimes/obituary.aspx?n=harvey-kent&pid=2769254#fbLoggedOut.

4 Obituary, Harvey Ogden Kent: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/contracostatimes/obituary.aspx?n=harvey-kent&pid=2769254#fbLoggedOut.