Marco Bent(1942 - 2013)

Marco Bent 1942 - 2013 It is with great sadness we announce that Marco Bent passed away peacefully at home on April 18th. He is survived by his wife Mary; his children Sergio and Giselle; along with his grandchildren Kendra and Braylen. Marco graduated from the University of Southern California with a BS in Petroleum Engineering. He worked for several oil companies including Union oil, Texaco and ended his career with PXP as a Senior Reservoir Engineer. Marco battled Prostate Cancer for almost 15 years and succumbed to his illness on April 18th. A service celebrating Marco's life will be held on Thursday, May 2nd at 2 p.m. at Valley Baptist Church: 4800 Fruitvale Ave., Bakersfield, California 93308 with the repast immediately following at The Petroleum Club: 5060 California Ave., Bakersfield, California 93309. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the at Fight On!

Published in Bakersfield Californian from Apr. 26 to Apr. 28, 2013