Oberlin College & Conservatory

Oberlin OnCampus

Sign In

In Memoriam: George R. Bent II ’52

Sept. 18, 2013

With deep sadness, Oberlin College must report the death of George R. Bent II ’52 on Monday, September 16, 2013. He was 85 years old. An active member and former chair of the Board of Trustees, Mr. Bent’s connections to Oberlin, through family, service, and support, were deep. Mr. Bent is survived by his wife, Ruth Schoeni Bent ’52; their son, George Bent III ’85, daughter-in-law Lorri Olan ’87, and three grandchildren. A full obituary, including memorial services plans, will be published soon on Oberlin OnCampus.