Kent Dana who worked decades for Pheonix news and was a prominent
figure in neutral or unbiased journalism, died on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.
Kent left behind a great legacy and a highly prized reporter career.
Kent had a huge affinity for the journalism sector ever since his early childhood.
Although his father Joe Dana was also a radio personality, he never tried to deviate Kent away from his chosen field.
As Kent recalled in his previous interviews and talk shows, Joe was a brilliant father but also a cautious one.
Joe was always happy to warn Kent about the feasible obstacles that Kent will one day, face in his journalist career and how to mitigate them properly.
A family inclination and experience in the field of pure and unbiased journalism led Kent Dana to enter his dream field with full passion and drive to excel.
Phoenix TV Anchor Kent Dana Age Details
— 🗞Bill Goodykoontz 💻 (@goodyk) April 20, 2022
Phoenix TV news anchor Kent Dana reportedly died at an age of 80 on Tuesday, April 19, 2022.
Kent will forever be missed and always remembered for the integrity of non-partisan journalism that he practiced as his main mantra.
Kent suffered a hip injury back in January of 2022 as per his son Joe.
Joe stated that his father Kent broke his hip and later it culminated in a serious infection.
Kent was later hospitalized for this illness but his health condition seriously deteriorated for weeks.
Kent started his reporting job with KSAZ before shifting to KPNX(12 News).
He then relocated to the Channel 5 duties and worked for Pheonix News before retiring in 2011.
Phoenix TV Anchor Kent Dana On Wikipedia
Thinking about Kent and his son @JoeDanaReports. Kent was so kind to me when I was just starting in TV 20 years ago. He was AZ through & through. May his memory be a blessing to the entire Dana family. https://t.co/qSILkFyMj6
— Brahm Resnik (@brahmresnik) April 20, 2022
Kent Dana, a longtime Pheonix News anchor has not yet been featured on the official Wikipedia bio page.
Kent started practicing journalism as it ran in his family.
His father Joe Dana was a cherished radio news anchor and presenter in the early 1930s and worked till the 1950s.
How Old Was Kent Dana At The Time Of His Death?
Kent Dana was 80 years old at the time of his sad demise.
He was a generous person and supportive of every individual’s dreams.
His death has caused a great silence among all viewers of Pheonix Tv and the true admirers of his neutral tone presentation.
He will forever be missed for the kind person he was and the legendary presenter he was.
We wish for the eternal peace for his soul and express our sincere condolences to the grieving family of the elite anchor.