1960 – 2020
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bruce Kent on Saturday, December 26, 2020. Adored husband of Joëlle Benchimol Kent. Beloved father of Victoria and Katherine. Son of the late Agnes and the late George Kent, and grandson of the late Anna Geiger. Brother of the late Dorothy Kent. Cherished cousin of Peggy Geiger Ellis (Mark Ellis) and Elizabeth Geiger Ellis. He will be missed by his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Fiby and Elie Benchimol, his sisters-in-law, Nicole Thackray (David), Sylvie and Debbie Benchimol, his nephews, Mathieu and Gabriel D’aout, his niece Sarah Thackray, as well as family in Australia and the United States, business partners, Nathalie Roussin, Jean-François Dion, Sholom Tabak, and the rest of the Bruce Kent Group team. Bruce was the son and grandson of Holocaust survivors and spent much of his time helping causes relating to the community.
Special thanks to Rabbi Lisa Grushcow of Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom Congregation for her kindness and support. A private graveside service will take place. Shiva strictly private. Contributions in Bruce’s memory may be made to the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights, (514) 735-8778 or visit www.raoulwallenbergcentre.org.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Bruce Kent 2020..
Décès pour la Ville: Montreal, Province: Quebec