Angelcrest Obituary
Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
Wanatah Funeral Chapel
309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

Harold “Gene” Bently, 79, of Valparaiso passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2018. He was born July 21, 1939 to Harold & Pearl Bently and graduated from Boone Grove High School. Gene made his career as a pipefitter and draftsman with Munster Steel Mill for many years. Custom woodworking allowed Gene a creative outlet in recent years that was greatly appreciated by the recipients of his creations.  On October 28, 1987 he married Joyce Graff who survives along with his children, Patricia (Terry) Fleeharty & Kenneth (Heather) Bently, step-children, Patty Graff & Ken (Ampie) Graff and grandchildren: Trisha (Griffin), Mackenzie, Miranda (Will), Matthew, Marcus & Jacob. He was preceded in death by his brother, Phil Bently.
A visitation will be held Friday from 4 – 8 pm at Moeller Funeral Home, Valparaiso. The funeral service will begin at 10:00 am Saturday at the funeral home with burial following at Graceland Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorials donations may be made to Boone Grove Christian Church or a charity of the donor’s choice.

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