Catherine Carol Kent
Formerly of Westport
Catherine Carol Kent, 69, of Townshend, VT passed away on Friday September 6, 2013 at Grace Cottage Hospital. Carol was a resident of Vermont for over 40 years. She was born in Coney Island New York, the daughter of the late Charles and Catherine Sargent of Westport, CT. She was also predeceased by her husband George Kent of Townshend, VT.
Carol is survived by her children, Susan Goodman (James) of Shelton, CT, Karen Serricchio of Townshend, VT and Richard Serricchio, Jr. of Stamford, CT, 2 stepdaughters, Adelee Austin of Brattleboro, VT and Jenny (Gene) Seese of Danbury, CT; along with eight grandchildren and one great granddaughter. In addition Carol is survived by her brother Charles Sargent Jr. (Connie) of Fairfield, CT and Debra Saviano of Newtown CT and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and her circle of close friends.
Carol attended Staples High School in Westport, CT. She was previously employed as a technician at Janos Optical until her retirement in 2009. Among Carol's greatest joys were spending time with her family, reading and making quilts for those near and dear to her. Carol was also a fabulous cook and baker. Carol's favorite place to be was in Wells Maine where she took pleasure in enjoying the beach and watching the waves.
The family would like to thank Dr. Robert Backus for his many years of compassionate and heartfelt care.
In accordance with Carol's wishes, there will be no calling hours. Cremation will take place at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made to the Townshend Public Library, Townshend, VT 05353.