A. KENT INGRAM, 47, passed away Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 in Fort Wayne. He was born in New Castle, Ind., and graduated from New Castle Chrysler H.S. in 1984. He worked for Sherwin Williams for 13 years, four years as the Commercial Branch Manager. Kent attended Good Shepherd United Methodist Church; Masonic Lodge of New Castle, Ind. "Kent was an amazing, big hearted man that loved life and taught others how to love. His easy going attitude and good humor was just part of his selfless nature that his family will miss. He was the light of Shannon's life and was a loving father that you could share your heart." Surviving are his wife, Shannon Ingram of Fort Wayne; father, Ralph Miller (Helen) Ingram of Peoria, Ariz.; daughter, Heather (Dallas) Wait of New Castle, Ind.; son, Brad Ingram of Fort Wayne, Ind.; daughters, Ella Adria Ingram, Amanda Kay Ingram; and sister, Jewell DeBonis of Indianapolis, Ind. He was preceded in death by his mother, Amanda Lou Ingram; brother, Les Ingram. Service is 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 4700 Vance Avenue with calling one hour prior. Rev. Craig Duke and Rev. Dean Stuckey officiating. Memorials may be made to the A.L.S. Association of Indiana; Heartland Hospice, or M.D.A. To sign the online guest book, please go to www.mccombandsons.com


Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 3, 2013