Maude E. Kent, 89

NOV. 16, 1922-SEPT. 9, 2012

September 11, 2012

Maude Eccard Kent, 89, of Smithsburg, Md., passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Julia Manor Healthcare Center of Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 16, 1922, in Wolfsville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Simon P. and Mollie M. (Lewis) Eccard.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel R. Kent, June 3, 1998.

She was a member of St. David's Episcopal Church, Highland Mills, N.Y., and currently attended Trinity Lutheran Church in Smithsburg.

She was a graduate of Hagerstown High School class of 1940 and Hagerstown Business College.

She was a member of American Legion Post 42, having been a SPAR during World War II.

She is survived by nieces and nephews.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Rachel Longnecker and Pauline Spessard; and five brothers, Fred, Glenn, Ralph, Simon and infant Allen Eccard.

It was her request that no visitation or public funeral service be held.

Memorial donations may be made to Community Free Clinic, 248 Mill St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.

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