Boston Weatherman Don Kent Dies
March 3, 2010 at 4:25 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime BOSTON radio and TV meteorologist DON KENT, who died TUESDAY in FRANKLIN, NH at 92.
KENT started his career at WMEX-A/BOSTON in 1937, then joined WJDA-A/QUINCY, MA after returning from service during WORLD WAR II, doing weather reports from the family carpet store. He joined WBZ-A/BOSTON in 1951 and added duties at WBZ-TV in 1955, retiring from TV in 1983 and radio in 1985. He then came back to do reports on WHDH-A/BOSTON and, more recently, at WQRC/HYANNIS.