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Kent A. Billington

Posted on Nov. 16, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Oct. 7, 1954 - Nov. 13, 2013

ELKHART — Mr. Kent Alan Billington, 59, of Elkhart, was found passed away at his home at 11:02 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013.

He was born in Grand Haven, Mich., on Oct. 7, 1954, to the late Robert T. Billington and Josephine M. “Jo” (Yoder) Billington, who survives him in Elkhart.

Also surviving are his spouse, Eleanor “Ellie” Billington, and his daughter, Kathryn N. “Katie” Billington, both of Boise, Idaho; and his sister, Ann (Rob) Bassett of Brookfield, Wis.

In accordance with the family’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service for Kent will be at a later date, and arrangements have been placed under the care and direction of Billings Funeral Home of Elkhart.

He was a 1972 graduate of Petoskey (Mich.) High School and also attended Michigan State University. In 1975, he moved to California, where he married Eleanor Fields in South San Francisco in 1992. He continued working and living there until he moved to Elkhart in 1997.

Memorial donations may go to the charity of one’s choice.

Please join us in keeping the Billington family in your thoughts and prayers in the days to come as they journey through this difficult time.