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Kent Henry Memorial
Kent Henry Memorial

Kent Henry

Kent Henry

Friday, April 8th, 2022

Kent Russell Henry was 65 and a resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington.  He passed away Friday, April 8, 2022, in Mount Vernon, WA after losing his battle with cancer.  He was born on November 4, 1956, to Dean and Donna Henry in Mount Vernon.  Kent has one brother, Ted (Stephanie) Henry, and one sister, Gail Mendoza.

In June of 1990, he met his spouse, Brenda and her daughter, Amy (Rich) Parker.  He was married to Brenda Dills on April 12, 1997.  Previously, Kent was married to Kristi, and they had two children together: daughters, Whitney (Dustin) Gomes and Leslie Henry.

Kent graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1975.  He had several jobs before he started at Hexcel in 1990 where he retired after 28 years.  Through the years, he enjoyed playing BINGO, golfing, camping, playing darts, bowling, and spending time with his “girls.”  He loved to travel to Arizona to visit his mom and dad and to watch Mariners Spring training.  He was an avid Mariners and Seahawks fan.  He enjoyed watching all sports.

Kent leaves behind his wife, Brenda Henry; daughters, Amy, Whitney, Leslie, and his beloved granddaughter, Jordyn Lynn Gomes, Amber (Ryan) Walker; grandson, Don (Meghan) Parker; great-grandchildren, Brantley, Wesley, Aubrey and Helena.  He had a special relationship with his niece, Billie Jo and her two daughters, Hannah and Olivia.  He also leaves behind numerous in-laws, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Sedro-Woolley Eagles.  In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Cancer Care via the Skagit Valley Hospital Foundation.  Donate online at www.skagitregionalhealth.org/foundation.

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  • Delores Tuxon

    Bless this young man and bless his daughter Leslie Henry and Whitney Henry Gomez. Love and Prayers for all
    .Be with Jesus. Love Delores Tuxon and Mark Gudbranson.

  • Cheyenne Johnson

    Kent was a sweet man. He was my first lead and friend at Hexcel. He’ll always have a special place in my heart ❤️ may he Rest In Peace.

  • Cheryl Remmenga

    Kent was a quiet, gentle man and a wonderful cousin. I enjoyed the time we spent sitting on his parents big porch watching the parades and camping at our yearly family reunions. I will miss Kent and his great smile. Rest in peace Kent.

  • Vert Eason

    So sorry to hear about Kent, my name is vert Eason lived across the street from your family in mt. Vernon70s. Him and I his brother Ted and my brother Wayne hung out and played together ! Again so sorry to hear of his passing !

  • Shari Westman

    Rest easy kent..50 yrs was a good run for a friendship I will miss you! 1975 bulldogs!!and before!! Oh!! My memories will make me happy!! Love ya,kent!! Gone way too soon..

  • Alma Ramey

    Brenda, I am so very sorry. Kent was a super nice man. My heartfelt condolences to you and all of Kent’s family.