Kenneth M. Lent
MASONVILLE — Kenneth M. Lent, 72, of Masonville, passed away Monday, June 16, 2014, at Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton following a lengthy illness.
He was born Aug. 20, 1941, son of the late Kenneth L. and Ethlyn (Giles) Lent in Sidney.
Ken married Patricia Hard on Jan. 21 1967, in Elton, Md.
He was a longtime member of the Sidney Moose Lodge 277, a proud member of the NRA and the Teamsters.
Ken worked as a truck driver most of his life, driving for Red Star, Queens Farms and Masonville Stone. He also was employed at Scintilla in Sidney for seven years.
Family was most important to Ken; he loved to spend time with his family.
Ken is survived by his wife of more than 47 years, Pat Lent, Masonville; five daughters, Kim and Shawn Curry, Great Mills, Md., Deb Rotundo, Winchester, Va., Teresa Ciraolo, Unadilla,
Rhonda Lent and Brian “Piggy” Babcock, Sidney, Ondria Northrop and John Shupperd, Sidney; son, Kenny “Bug” and Tonya Lent, Unadilla; many grandchildren; and several great- grandchildren; brothers, Frank, Doug, Terry and Ed Lent and their families; sisters, Donna Ketchum and Elma Costello and their families; mother-in-law, Woody Hard, Masonville; sister-in-laws, Sandy Palmer, Susan Herring and Penny Scott and their families.
Kenny was also predeceased by a son-in-law, Mike Rotundo.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St, Sidney.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 22, in Masonville Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.landersfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.