Richie " Allen" Dent, Jr., 51, of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at his home.|
Allen was born on February 22, 1962 in Chattanooga, TN to parents Richie Allen and Dorothy (Ellis) Dent, Sr. He married Patricia Barbula in Sheridan, WY on October 2, 1982.
Allen enjoyed being on the mountains and 4-wheeling. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Allen was preceded in death by his father, Richie Sr., and his Uncle Charles Dodd.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia, his mother, Dorothy Dent of Chattanooga, TN, children; Stacy (Brad) Rozman, Cody (Alissa) Dent, and Sara Dent, all of Sheridan, his siblings; Terri (Stan) Sheppard, of Lake City, FL, Jonathon (Deser'e) Dent of Dunlap, TN, and his grandchildren; Tasha, Gavin, Ashley, Zander, Jonathan, and Ciara.
A Celebration of Life for Allen will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the Elks Lodge.
Memorials to honor Allen may be made to Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation, 109 S. Main St., Suite B, Sheridan, WY 82801.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
Published in The Sheridan Press from Feb. 14 to Feb. 16, 2014