Ray E. Kent, 85, of Virginia, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at the Essentia Health Center in Virginia.
He was born in Virginia May 1, 1928, to Elias and Mary Kent. He graduated from the Virginia High School and served in the U.S. Air Force prior to getting a degree in bsuiness management at the University of Minnesota. He was employed at the WEVE radio station in Eveleth for many years.
He was married to Clarice Olson of Virginia, who preceded him in death in 2011.
He is survived by his sons, Paul (Margie) Kent of Eveleth and Scott (Jennifer) Kent of Mountain Iron; and numerous other relatives.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Susan; and sister, Irene (Eugene) Santelli.
Private memorial arrangements are being made by the family.