James Michael Stant

October 17, 1966 - April 27, 2021
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James Michael ‘Mike’ Stant, 54, of Lima passed away 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, April 27 at Lima Memorial surrounded by his family. James was born on October 17, 1966 in Lima to the late James Thomas and Patty Jean (Bear) Stant. He married Vicki Lynn Cotterman on October 15, 1994 and she survives in Lima.
He leaves behind a daughter Amber (Steven) Gardner, step-daughter Kelly Cotterman, step-son Jeremy Cotterman, sister Jennifer (John) Phillips long time friend Glen Orwig and seven grandchildren: Breanna, Christian and Chayce Gardner, Lauren Jones, London Carter and Laikin and Emmitt Cotterman, 3 nieces, 2 nephews all of Lima and an uncle Steven (Robin) Bear of Van Wert. Ohio.
Mike loved having bonfires, watching wrestling and spending time with his loved ones. His favorite football teams were Cincinnati Bengals and The Ohio State Buckeyes.
He is preceded in death by several paternal and maternal relatives.
Special thanks to his caregiver Teresa Millirans.
No public services will be held and memorial contributions may be given to the family.

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Born: October 17, 1966
Died: April 27, 2021

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Teresa Roessler posted on 4/29/21

Sorry for the loss of Mike he sure was a good man and was funny at that I met mike when he took my loving puppy tojo and I went to the trailer with Amy. Mike was a great guy I know everyone will miss him praying for everyone


LUCILLE MATTE posted on 4/29/21

Vicki, I'm sorry for your loss and pray for peace and comfort to surround you and your family.


Kim Kennedy posted on 4/28/21

Prayers to your family❤️


Cheryl Martin posted on 4/28/21

Amber and Jennifer, I was so sad to see that Mike passed on Tuesday. I was privileged to spend some time with both of you as you faithfully supported him. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Chaplain Cheryl, LMH


Robin Bear posted on 4/28/21

So sorry for your loss