Kent Onyett

JASPER — Kent Allen Onyett, 47, of Birdseye, passed away at 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

He was born April 8, 1975, in Valdosta, Georgia, to Benjamin E. and Sandra (Griggs) Onyett; and married April Hardin on June 3, 2019, in Jasper. Kent was employed at U.B. Klem; and enjoyed fishing and riding motorcycles.

He is survived by his wife, April Onyett of Birdseye; two sons, Travis Onyett of Evansville and Trevor Onyett of Birdseye; his parents, Benjamin and Sandra Onyett of Sumner, Illinois; three stepchildren, Stephen Butt of French Lick, Alyssa (Bryon) Wascher of Florida and Brittany (Jessup) Groff of Bluffton; two siblings, David (Jessica) Onyett of Vincennes, and Shannon (Ken) Lewis of West Virginia; seven grandchildren with one on the way; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Kent Allen Onyett will be held at 2 p.m. E.D.T. on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Burial will follow at Montgomery Cemetery in Oakland City. Pastor Ron Hickman will officiate the service.

Friends may call for visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday prior to the service.

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