Will Kent of Marshall worked on homes and businesses along Tomales Bay for decades.   Courtesy of Cynthia Kent

Will Kent, a renaissance man who dedicated his life to maintaining and restoring the piers and foundations that keep bayside homes and businesses above water in Marshall, died on March 31 at his home in Albion. He was 73 years old. 

Will grew up in Southern California, dropping out of school as a teenager to shape . . .