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Frank Edward Lent

September 16, 1976 ~ May 4, 2019 (age 42)


Frank Edward Lent, age 42, of Oneida, New York, son of Frank A. and Patricia E. Lent of Canastota, New York, passed away suddenly on May 4, 2019.  He was born on September 16, 1976. He attended Canastota High School where he was a 1994 graduate. After high school he attended SUNY Brockport and received a Bachelor's of Science degree in Psychology. Frank was employed as a claims adjuster for Traveler's Insurance Company.

One of Frankie's favorite pastimes was rooting for his beloved Premiere League Soccer team “LIVERPOOL”. Some of his other passions were watching the New York Giants, playing cornhole with family, Nerf gun fights with his nephew Aiden, and having a few brews with friends. Frankie cherished his time with his family and friends.

Frankie is survived by his parents, Frank and Pat Lent; sisters, Carrie Davis (Patrick) of Biloxi, Mississippi, Christie Andrews (Fred) of Black River, New York and Kimberly Wilhelm of Wampsville, New York; brother, Kevin Lent of Great Mills, Maryland; nieces, Natalee Ritter, Lilee Lent and Ashley and Aubrey Wilhelm; nephews, Chance Rootes, Fred and Josh Andrews, and Aiden Wilhelm; as well as many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He is predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Richard and Rita Harrigan; his paternal grandparents, Edward Lent and Ethel Small; his nephew, Kevin “Bubbies" Lent; and his beloved labradoodle, Chewy.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 12:30 pm at St. Joseph’s Church, Oneida, by Rev. Richard J. Kapral. Interment will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Oneida. Calling hours will be Friday from 5-8 pm at Coolican-McSweeney Funeral Home, 322 Washington Ave.,  Oneida. 

In lieu of flower, kindly consider CareNet or St. Joseph’s Church Food Pantry in his memory

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May 10, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Coolican-McSweeney Funeral Home
322 Washington Avenue
Oneida, NY 13421

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