DECATUR — Kent Allen Booher, 57, Kokomo, Ind., passed away Friday (Aug. 8, 2019).
He was born October 17, 1961, in Decatur, the son of Clyde Arthur & Ida Jean (Churchill) Booher. Kent was a graduate of Eisenhower High School. He served with the Air Force from 1983-1992, earning the rank of SSgt. Kent was founder of K. B. Backflow, Inc. He had coached Northwestern's Volleyball team for several years. Kent enjoyed fishing, the outdoors, and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Kent is survived by his mother, Jean Booher; children, Margaret (Matthew) Holtman, Emily, Kamryn and Gabriel Booher; grandchildren, Isaac and Eleanor Holtman; siblings, Julie (Rick) Hettinger, Craig (Jill) Booher, and Lydia (Kevin) Spain; several nieces and nephews.
Kent was preceded in death by his father and a nephew. A memorial service will be Noon Saturday, August 17, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, Kokomo, Ind. Friends may visit with the family from 10-12 pm Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials: in care of Margaret Holtman for Kent's children's education fund. Send condolences: www.shirleyandstout.com.