Myron Kent, 87, Stratford

Myron “Mike” Kent, 87, of 908 Avon Street in Stratford, Iowa passed away at the Boone County Hospital in Boone on Sunday morning, April 13, 2014.

Mike was a life long farmer in the Lehigh and Stratford area and a veteran of World War II serving in the Navy.

Services will be held on Thursday morning, April 17th at the Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford with Revs. Dot Hasler and Gina Spohnheimer officiating.

Interment with full military honor conducted by the Boone Veterans Council will be in the Oakwood Cemetery north of Stratford, Iowa.

Friends may call at the Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford on Wednesday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with the family present during that time to greet friends. Visitations will continue prior to the service on Thursday morning at the Church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Those wishing to express their sympathies through a memorial may direct their gift to the family for a memorial to be selected later.

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Stark-Welin Funeral Directors in Stratford is in charge of arrangements.