Mary Russell Lent, 93, of Newfoundland, died on Jan. 5 in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Robert Fortescue Lent.
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Mary was a member of LaAnna United Methodist Church and the Lettice Lee Chapter, Colonial Dames and the Cobbs Hall Chapter D.A.R.
Surviving are two daughters, Charlotte Ann Lent, Newfoundland; and Nancy Lent Moore and husband, Gary, Robbinsville, N.J.; two sons, Robert G. Lent and wife, Jean, Lyndhurst, Va.; and William Russell Lent, Lithonia, Ga.; two grandsons, Cpl. Raymond Taliaferro Lent, USMC, and wife, Amanda, Camp LeJeune, N.C.; and R.H., Lyndhurst, Va.
A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Friday at LaAnna United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Anthony Grecco officiating. Interment was in Mila Community Cemetery, Mila, Va. Memorials may be made to Mila United Methodist Church, 1629 Mila Road, Heathsville, VA 22473; or Lancaster Union Lodge 88 F&AM, P.O. Box 363, Kilmarnock, VA 22482.
Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 15, 2012