Duane B. “Ben” Nugent
February 15, 1950 ‒ February 05, 2021
Formerly of Mount Vernon, Ohio
Duane B. “Ben” Nugent II, 70, of Columbus formerly of Mount Vernon
passed away on Friday evening, February 5, 2021 at the Kobacker House in
Columbus following a courageous battle with COPD and declining health He was born on February 15, 1950 to Juanita F. (Sheldon) and the late Duane B. Nugent.
Ben was a driving instructor for over 40 years. He was an avid of the Ohio
State Buckeyes and graduated from Ohio State University in 1976. Ben was the owner of a van conversion business and helped many individuals with disabilities.
Ben is survived by his devoted wife, Barbara A. (Lower) Nugent; his mother,
Juanita; sister, Lynn (Kenny) Carrick; brother, Kenny (Kelly) Nugent; niece, Kelsey Cohen; nephew, Kyle Nugent; and many cousins and friends.
The family will have a memorial service celebrating the life of Ben at 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at the Flowers Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon.
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