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Brent M. Gregory

July 10, 1976 ~ June 25, 2020 (age 43)


Brent M. Gregory, 43, of South Bend passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020.  He was born July 10, 1976 in South Bend to Katherine (Pinter) Fox and the late William K. Gregory.

He is survived by his mother, Katherine Fox of South Bend, IN; uncle, Raymond (Sherry) Pinter of South Bend, IN; cousins, Corey Pinter, Katie Pinter and Danny Pinter; and a copious amount of friends and coworkers who were like extended family.

Brent graduated from John Adams High School before attending Ball State University for Art.  He later graduated from Ivy Tech with his culinary degree and went on to be the executive chef at Holy Cross College at Notre Dame.  Brent was a talented artist and enjoyed working with chalk and charcoal.  He had a passion for restoring mid-century furniture and operated an Etsy store where he would sell the refurbished pieces.  Brent loved music, spending time with friends and family, and his dogs, Milo and Obie.  He was a member of the American Culinary Foundation and did volunteer work through Holy Cross and Notre Dame.  Brent was always willing to lend a hand and never met a stranger.

Visitation for Brent will be held on Friday, July 3, 2020 from 12-4 PM at Palmer Funeral Home-River Park Chapel, 2528 Mishawaka Ave, South Bend, IN 46615 with a funeral service beginning at 4 PM.  Out of concern for the health and safety of Brent’s family and friends, anyone attending the visitation or service is asked to please wear a mask or facial covering.  Burial will take place at a later date at Cedar Grove Cemetery on the campus of the University of Notre Dame.

Contributions in memory of Brent may be made to the Humane Society of St. Joseph County, 2506 Grape Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545.

Online condolences can be sent to Brent’s family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.

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July 3, 2020

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Palmer Funeral Home - River Park
2528 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46615

Funeral Service
July 3, 2020

4:00 PM
Palmer Funeral Home - River Park
2528 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46615

Graveside Service at a later date

Cedar Grove Cemetery

Notre Dame, IN 46556


Humane Society of St. Joseph County
2506 Grape Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545,
Tel: (574) 255-4726

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