Date of death: 6/18/2012

Saint Meinrad Class: SPH 1955

Harold Bud” Lents, age 71 of Loogootee, IndianaDied at 5:44 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2012 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, Indiana.He was born July 10, 1940 in Whitfield, IndianaTo: Joseph P. and Esther (Christman) LentsHe was a member of St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee and a 1958 graduate of St. John’s High School. He was a member of the Shoals Eagles, Loogootee Sons of the Legion and a former member of the Loogootee Knights of Columbus.He was retired from NSWC Crane and was a former driver for Washington Senior and Family Services. Bud was an avid Notre Dame fan, enjoyed growing tomatoes, watching Indy and NASCAR racing and was a fan of Dale Earnhardt and Dale Earnhardt Jr.He is survived by:His Companion: Pamela Clark of Loogootee, INThree Sons: Kevin and wife Shiela Lents of Loogootee, IN Kelly and wife Teresa Lents of Indianapolis, IN Patrick Lents of Loogootee, INTwo Daughters: Kimberly and husband Steve Kidwell of Loogootee, IN Kate Lents of Largo, FloridaOne Brother: Chick and wife Marilyn Lents of Washington, INOne Niece: Dana Eichmiller of Corydon, IndianaAlong with 11 grandchildren and 1 great grandchildrenHe was proceed in death by:His Parents: Joseph P. and Esther (Christman) Lents One Brother: Jerry LentsFuneral ServicesA Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 21st at St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee, Indiana. Burial will follow in St. John Catholic Church Cemetery.Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 on Wednesday at the Brocksmith-Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee.”