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Tom Kent, Sr.

Cincinnati - Mr. Tom Kent Sr., age 79, passed away on February 19, 2021, in the comfort of his own home, surrounded by family, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis. Tom is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Marlene Kent, children; Tom (Debbie) Kent Jr., Brenda (Steve) Leitch, grandchildren; Melissa Colina, Alex (Alissa) Gormley, Thomas (Sintelle) Kent III, Samantha (Johnny Schober) Kent, Joe (Amy) Leitch, Jackie (Connar Wilson) Leitch, great-grandchildren; LeeAnn, Evelyn and Maggie Kuhlman, siblings; Bonnie Bryant, Larry (Ruth) Kent and Kenny (Gloria) Kent and many extended relatives and friends. Tom was preceded in death by his parents and brothers; Bobbie Kent and Ronnie Kent. Visitation will be held Sunday, 28th of February, 2021, from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM, when the private family services will begin, at The Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 2155 Compton Road, 45231. Once on the cemetery grounds, follow the blue line. Masks are required. Memorial donations can be directed to Magnified Giving at or Hospice of Cincinnati at Online condolences can be left at

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Published in The Cincinnati Enquirer from Feb. 20 to Feb. 26, 2021.
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February 24, 2021
I’m so sorry for your loss. Almost all of the K of C softball team are together in heaven now.
Sue Smith
February 24, 2021
Tom was a sweet gentle man with a long legacy of kindness and mentoring of others. We certainly appreciate his support of our work over the many years of serving kids and empowering them to be their best selves. Sweet release Tom. Rest now.
Kelly Collison
February 24, 2021
Tom Kent always had a smile for everyone at the Bally's/FX gym. He usually had a joke as well. Tom will be greatly missed by all of his friends at the gym. May he rest in peace.

Tom Tierney
February 23, 2021
That whole K of C softball team is slowly being reunited up in heaven. I know they'll welcome Tom on the bench.
February 23, 2021
Tom was a self made man who achieved success in life through hard work, his winning personality and was very involved in youth sports. We enjoyed many years of fun with he and Marlene. You will be greatly missed. Rest In Peace. Our sincere condolences.
Tom and Betty Courts
February 22, 2021
So sorry to hear about Tom. He was a wonderful, kind man. It was a pleasure to have known him.
Vicki Milano
February 21, 2021
My dearest Marlene, I’m so sorry. Mr. Kent was a very dear, kind-hearted man I always looked up to him as a father. I will cherish his memories forever! Love, Woody
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