Chester F. Berent age 94 of Romeo and formerly of Peck died September 23, 2013. He was born April 20, 1919 in Detroit to Joseph and Veronica Berent. He married Dorothy Jachimowicz on July 20, 1940. A carpenter he had worked for a home builder in Grosse Pointe where he became Project Manager to build homes and churches. He had been a volunteer for Meals on Wheels and was a 30 year member of St. John Catholic Church in Peck. He is survived by a sister and brother in law Esther and Richard Baginski and a brother in law Cass Jachimowicz. A gathering and viewing will be Wednesday from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Carman Funeral Home in Brown City with a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. A funeral mass will be at St. John Catholic Church on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with burial in Christian Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the St. John Church. .