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Harry W. Dent Jr.

Harry W. Dent Jr., 82 of Streator passed away Monday (February 28, 2022) at Amberwood Care Center, Rockford.

Private family services will be held with burial in Riverview Cemetery.

Harry was born on November 4, 1939, in Streator to Harry and Irene (Bacon) Dent Sr.  He married Carolyn K. Weers on November 25, 1961.  She preceded him in death on January 16, 2019.

Surviving are sons, Harry W. (Sue) Dent III of Roscoe and Todd A. Dent of Buda, 2 grandchildren: Coen and Harry W. Dent IV and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Carolyn, grandson Kyle Dent and his 4 sisters: Charlotte Fairall, Ellen Fields, Ruth McAllister and Betty Scott.

Harry attended Streator grade schools and Streator High School.  He retired from Thatcher Glass Co.  Harry was a member of the First United Methodist Church and he also enjoyed fishing.

The family would like to give a special Thank You to Pam Sherman, Donna and Tom Gallup and the Staff from Home Instead.

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A candle was lit in memory of Harry Dent Jr.

Michael Nadolski Mar 6 2022 3:07 PM

We sure will miss you Uncle Harry!! We will always remember the memories we made with you and Brayden loved seeing and talking with you!! May you Rest In Peace now and always remember we love you so much and you hold a special place in my heart
Janet, Bob & Brayden Ahlstrom

Janet Ahlstrom Mar 5 2022 2:29 AM

Uncle Harry you be missed by everyone. But I know your at peace with Aunt Carolyn and the rest of the family

Trisha Alonso Mar 5 2022 1:06 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harry Dent Jr.

Andrea White Mar 4 2022 10:53 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Harry Dent Jr.

Virginia Black Mar 4 2022 9:30 PM

I will miss him so much! Only 1/2 biscuits and gravy! Thinking of you and will always remember waiting on the two of you! Special thoughts and prayers are with you and your family! Love Fran

Fran Goerne Mar 4 2022 7:29 PM

Harry you will always be in my heart and mind you will sadly be missed

loretta sibley Mar 4 2022 9:57 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harry Dent Jr.

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