of Chelsea, Michigan, formerly of Perrysburg, OH, age 72, died Friday, September 23, 2011 at his home. He was born October 4, 1938 in Cleethorpes, England.
Kent had a Masters in Philosophy and taught at London Polytechnic College. He later earned his PhD in Psychology. Kent was a gifted artist and writer. He was known for his wit, intelligence, and deep love of nature.
Survivors include his partner, Marijo Grogan of Chelsea. He was preceded in death by his mother, Winifred Ashton.
A private celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions in honor of Kent may be made to Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights (WICIR.com),Ypsilanti First Congregational United Church of Christ,Immigration Project,PO Box 980413,Ypsilanti, MI 48198; or Health Care For Michigan, 28342 Dartmouth, Madison Heights, MI 48071 (Healthcare for Michigan.org). Arrangements by Cole Funeral Chapel.