Jack Tench

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  • "I met Jack when we worked together at CMC back in 80-83. He..."
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    - Chris Willard
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    - Deirdre Kelly
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    - Angela Cagle

Jack A. Tench, 66, of Belmont passed away June 11, 2018 at his home. He is the son of the late Howard June Tench and Bonnie Freeman Tench and wife to Laura Patterson Tench.

Jack was an active member of the Lutheran Church of the Holy Comforter. He was a respiratory therapist for 43 years at CMC and an instructor for respiratory care at several colleges. He loved fishing, traveling, riding roller coasters and flying. He enjoyed being Santa Claus along with other community projects. Jack was a loving and kind husband, father, grandfather and brother. He had a wonderful sense of humor and will surely be missed by many.

In addition to his loving wife, Laura, he's also survived by daughters, Sarah and husband, Joey Helms and daughter, Elizabeth Tench; sister, Judy and husband, James Flowers; grandchildren, Wyatt Helms, Noah Helms and Khloe Tench.

The family will receive friends prior to the service at 11:30- 1:30pm at the church.

A celebration of life service will be held at 1:30 pm, Friday June 15, 2018, at Lutheran Church of the Holy Comforter with Pastor Micah Kearney officiating. A graveside service will be held at Forest Lawn-West.

Memorials may be made to S.O.C.K.S., 160 Woodlawn Ave., Belmont, NC 28012 or Lutheran Church of the Holy Comforter, P.O. Box 666, Belmont, NC 28012.

Condolence messages may be sent online at www.McLeanFuneral.com.

McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Tench family.
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Published in Charlotte Observer on June 14, 2018