He graduated from Smolan High School and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Salina. Quenten served in the Army Air Corp from 1942-46 at Sherman Field, Ft. Leavenworth, and at Hamilton Field AFB, San Rafael, Calif. He married H. Irene Swenson-McClure in 1947 in Salina where they owned and operated a farming operation with their two sons. He served on the Board of Directors of the Saline County Farm Bureau, USD 307 School Board, and was a member of the 81-40 Riding Club and the North Central Kansas Antique Auto Club.
He is survived by: his two sons, Dennis (Doris), and Galen both of Salina; granddaughter, Sara; sister, Georgiana Emery of Monarch Beach, Calif.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Quenten was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife; a son, Virgil; and brothers, Leon, and Roscoe.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at Ryan Mortuary, Salina, with family present 6:30-8 p.m.
Memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 255 S. 7th St., Salina. Private interment will be in Roselawn Memorial Park, Salina.
Memorials to: Bethany Home, or Immanuel Lutheran Church.