John Wesley Bent, age 77 of Fishers, IN passed away on Sunday evening August 20, 2023.
John was born on December 8th, 1945 in Evansville, IN the son of John Wesley and Marshetta Lee (Saulman) Bent.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Linda; daughter, Keri (Brett) Brown; grandchildren: Victoria "Tori" Brown of Fishers, IN and Austin L. Brown of Carthage, IN; and brother, Greg Bent of Ft. Branch, IN.
John was preceded in death by his parents and brother William Broc Bent.
John was an Indiana University graduate, a Navy veteran and retired as a Captain after 32 years of service from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police department.
John loved reading, traveling to Hawaii and Florida, boating and IU athletics.
A visitation will be held on Thursday September 7th, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 Noon at Flanner Buchanan – Geist – located at 7855 Cork Road, Indianapolis, IN 46236.
A celebration of John’s life will follow at 12:00 Noon also Flanner Buchanan – Geist.