Joan Kent

Obituary of Joan Kent

Joan A. Kent, 67 years of age, of Knowlton Twp. NJ., passed away on January 29, 2017 in the Newton Medical Center, Newton. NJ. Born in Englewood, NJ. to the late Daniel Banta and her mother Rose Toscano of Bergenfield, NJ. She had been working for a period of time in the Alpine Market in Blairstown. A member of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Blairstown, Joan was a devoted mother and a great lover of animals.

She is survived, in addition to her mother, by her husband Melvin, a son Joseph Kent of Lake Hopatcong, NJ., a daughter Nicole Kent of Bogota NJ, and a sister Diane Petro of Bergenfield, NJ.

A visitation will be Thursday February 2, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ.

A service to celebrate the life of Joan will be held on Sunday February 5, 2017, at 1PM in the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 168 Route 94, Blairstown NJ.