John R. "Smiley" Flent, 80, of West Mifflin died Nov. 2, 2019. He is the son of the late John and Virginia (Pevac) Flent. John was preceded in death by his dear longtime friend, Darlene Wilson. He is survived by his sister Janet (Rupert) Laubham; nieces Christine (Anthony) Cornetta and Dawn (Charles) Hammell and nephew Robert Laubham; also many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
John was a retired lineman for Verizon. Friends received Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home, Duquesne, Wed. from 2 to 4 and 5 to 7. A funeral service will be held Thurs. 11:00 am at the funeral home with Rev. John Gropp. Interment following Restland Memorial Park.
Originally published November 04, 2019.