Monday, September 10, 2007

Imagineer Ralph Kent 1939-2007

Disney Legend Ralph Kent has sadly passed away. Longtime Imagineer and designer, he began his career with Disney in 1963 as a marketing production artist at Disneyland. He was well known for creating the first limited edition Mickey Mouse watch in 1965. Kent's Disney Legends page can be found here.


Lainey Schallock said...

This is a sad loss. Thank you for referring your readers to the article you've linked on Ralph Kent - I really enjoyed that.

Anonymous said...

Ralph's wife Linda called with the following arrangements - so far:
* Ralph will be cremated at the Grissom Funeral Home, 803 W. Emmett Street, Kissimmee, on Thursday. TIME TBD
* The funeral will be on Saturday in the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall, 1525 Mill Slough Road in Kissimmee . TIME TBD
* In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Jehovah Witness, 1525 Mill Slough Road, Kissimmee (407-933-7547)

Anonymous said...

I had the privilege and honor to work with Ralph at Disney. We'll miss him terribly. A fine artist, a gentleman, and a gentle soul. His positive outlook rubbed off on all of us. A true Disney disciple.