Bent was called to his final home with his Lord and Savior at the age of 90 on August 3, 2020.
Bent was born in Calgary, Alberta and raised on a farm. After graduating from high school, he continued his education in order to pursue his calling to the ministry as a pastor. He served congregations in Standard, AB, Vancouver, BC, Edmonton, AB, Cochrane, AB, and Stony Plain, AB.
He is lovingly remembered by his three daughters Diane Christenson (Randy), Kathleen Minchau (Tim), Linda Cameron Abt (Don); 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; brother Norman Damkar (Ester), and brother-in-law Ken Koskinen.
He is predeceased by his wife Eleanor Damkar (Pedersen), son-in-law Danny Cameron, and siblings Ernest Damkar (Iris) and Ruth Koskinen.
There will be a private family service at a later date. To view the funeral service, refer to www.calvarylutheran.ca
In lieu of flowers donations can be made directly to the Canadian Lutheran Bible Institute, Camrose, AB, or World Mission Prayer League, Camrose, AB.