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Ronald Bruce Trent

Ronald Bruce Trent, age 68 of Irvington, KY passed away in Louisville, KY on January 18, 2021.

He was born on January 22, 1952 in Hardinsburg, KY son of Verna Mae Smith Trent and the late Gerald Wilson “Cook” Trent. Along with his father, Bruce was preceded in death by his brother-in-law’s, Jim Hayse and Paul Carter .

Bruce was retired from Olin Chemical Company; attended Irvington United Methodist Church; loved to travel and golf; antique cars & trucks; carved ducks and painted as a hobby after he retired.

He is survived by his mother, Verna Mae Trent of Irvington; sister, Brenda Carter of Irvington; brother, Gary (Polly) Trent of Lemont, IL; 4 nephews; one great-nephew; and one great-niece. The family would like to give a special thanks to the caregivers who helped take care of Bruce: Lavenia, Betty, Margaret, Delores, and Pam.

Visitation with the family will be held at the Alexander Funeral Home on Saturday, January 23, 2021 from 10-2:00 P.M. EST.

Memorial service will be held on Saturday, from the Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. EST. Live stream will be posted on the funeral home Facebook page.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to:

Multiple Sclerosis Society

1201 Story Ave, STE 200

Louisville, KY 40206

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