Kent B. Winchenbach Sr.
Friendship — Kent Bradley Winchenbach Sr. unexpectedly passed away on Oct. 22, 2012.
Winchenbach was born in Rockland on Feb. 7, 1956.
Over the years he worked at Jameson Plumbing & Heating, National Seafood Products, Stoney Apartments and has spent the last 22 years at Bath Iron Works until he retired in 2008. He also spent four years in the U.S. Navy, an accomplishment he was very proud of.
He enjoyed fishing, being on the ocean, watching sports and politics, attending his grandson’s baseball games, spending time with friends and family and cooking. He was known for his famous stews and chowders. He especially enjoyed spending holidays with his three young grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his father William C. Winchenbach Sr. and his mother Janet Holt Winchenbach. He is survived by his two children, Angie Winchenbach-Lash and her husband Sean of Friendship and Kent B. Winchenbach Jr. and his wife Marianna of Ontario, Canada; his two brothers, William C. Winchenbach Jr. and his wife Nancy of Edgewater, Fla., Scott Winchenbach and his wife Elizabeth of Friendship; his grandchildren, Wyatt Bradley Fillmore-Lash, Brooke Grace Fillmore-Lash, Bailey Cynthia Fillmore-Lash all of Friendship; and his niece Michelle Perry and her husband Mathew of Rockport, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
His smiling face will be dearly missed by many.
Day is Gone, Gone the Sun
From the Lake, From the Hill, From the Sky
All is well, safely rest, God is nigh.
Thanks and Praise for our Days
Neath the Sun, Neath the Stars, Neath the Sky,
As we go this we know. God is Nigh!
Memorial donations may be made to the MS Foundation, ME Chapter, 170 US Route One Suite 200 Falmouth, ME 04105.
Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland. To share a memory or condolence with Kent’s family, please visit his online Book of Memories at bchfh.com.