James R. Trent, 90, of Northbridge passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Ona M. (Miller) Trent for over 70 years.
Mr. Trent spent most of his career working for Household Finance and later Kay Jewelers.
Mr. Trent was born in 1928 in Toronto, Ohio the son of the late Emmett and Martha (Rodgers) Trent and had attended Hiram College in Hiram, Ohio where he played football. He was also a U.S. Air Force veteran.
He had lived several years in the Steubenville, OH area and later enjoyed living in Miami, FL and the San Francisco Bay Area.
He loved to play golf, horses, gardening, discussing politics, and keeping up with his grandchildren’s sports.
In addition to his wife Ona, he is survived by his son, Tim and his wife Daniene Trent of Roseville, CA; his daughter, Melissa Batie-Smoose and her husband Michael Smoose of Northbridge, and four grandchildren, Jacylyn, Megan, Lexi and Madison.
Memorial contributions can be made to St. Camillus Health Center, 447 Hill Street, Whitinsville, MA 01588. https://www.stcamillus.com/