Winfred Lee Dent, 84, of Middleport, Ohio passed away on October 17, 2017 at Holzer Hospital. He was born on October 18, 1932 in Hamlin, West Virginia son of the late Victor and Sapho Dent.

He was a United States Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Evelyn Mae Dent; four children, Roger Dent (Lynnetta Dean), Vicky Dent, Mike (Jess) Dent and Wayne Dent (Juanita Green); 10 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Janet and his brother Benny.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Jason Simpkins officiating at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Burial will follow at Gravel Hill Cemetery where military honors will be presented by V.F.W. Post 9926. Visiting hours will be on Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

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