Born in Quebec City the son of Rev. and Mrs. William Bently. Living in Blenheim. He served overseas in WWII.
The father of two Robert and William, both of Blenheim. After the war William was on the staff at the Cadillac Hotel in Blenheim and in the years preceeding his death he was the custodian at Blenheim Legioin.
William passed away at Westminister Hospital, London, ON. he had been in failing health for for two years and had been in hospital for several months when he passed away 19/02/1962 at the age of 53 years. Enternment at Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim. BNT 22/02/62.