The Rev. Paul N. Trent, 70, of Chesterfield, went to be with his Heavenly Father May 10, 2017, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 9, 1946, in Terre Haute.
Paul graduated from Garfield High School in Terre Haute and was a Proud Purple Eagle. He graduated from Frankfort Pilgrim College and Seminary at Anderson College.
He ministered at Parkview Wesleyan Church, Chesterfield since 1995. He previously served the Lebanon Wesleyan Church from 1978-1995, Calvary Wesleyan Church, Indianapolis from 1977-1978, Southview Wesleyan Church, Indianapolis from 1973-1977 and served as Youth Pastor at Forrest Hills Wesleyan Church in Evansville in 1973. He served on the District Board of Administration for many years in several capacities. He loved preaching and singing in Camp Ministries, Revivals and Youth Ministry. He was an avid Reds and IU Hoosiers fan and dearly loved his family.
Paul is survived by his loving spouse of 46 years, Patricia (Hines) Trent; sons, Patrik Trent, Philip (Heather) Trent, Darren (Josmar) Trent, and Sean (Brecklyn) Trent; grandchildren, Morgan Trent, Kaylin Trent, and Logan Trent; siblings, Carl (Hilda) Trent, Donna (Jim) Bratt and Debbie (Mel) Krueger; brother-in-law, Dick (Sherry) Hines; sister-in-law, Barbara (Dennis) Hilton; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Kathryn and Carl C. Trent.
Visitation will be held Friday, May 12, 2017, 4 to 8 p.m. at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St., Anderson. Services will be Saturday, May 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at Parkview Wesleyan Church, 27 East Main Street, Chesterfield, with the Rev. Clifto Ashlock officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Parkview Wesleyan Church.
Published on May 10, 2017