Edward L. Kent Jr., 58, died April 24, 2001, at his Gold Beach home.

He was born July 7, 1942, in Evanston, Ill., to Edward L. and Margaret Kent.

Mr. Kent worked as a stockbroker.

Survivors are his sisters Jacqueline Pope of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Laurie Fahrendorf of West Bend, Wis.