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James F. "Jim" Sargent
Date of Death: November, 25 2020

          James F. "Jim" Sargent, 83, Gladstone, passed away on Wednesday November 25, 2020 at his home with his family by his side. He was born on January 24, 1937 in Spalding, MI, son of the late Russell and Viola (Preaseau) Sargent. On August 18, 1956 he married the former Therese Liegeois at St. Francis Xavier church in Spalding.
          Jim is survived by his loving wife, five children: Laure (Terry Nelson) Stropich, James (Linda) Sargent, Lisa (Ed) Thompson, Joel (Carol) Sargent and Jay (Julie) Sargent, one sister: Carolyn Swenson, fourteen grandchildren: Mark, Stacey, Christine, Shawn, Nick, Jennifer, Tony, Nicole, Ryan, Kelsey, Russell, Josh, Jake and Angie, nineteen great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.
          He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Russell and Dwight Sargent.
          In keeping with Jim's wishes, there will be no public services. His family will celebrate his life together at a later date.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Sargent family.
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  • "Dear Therese and family, Mark and I send our most heartfelt condolences to you all. We have many fond memories of getting together with you. Please know that you are all in our prayers."
    -Barbara Veeser

  • "Therese and sorry for your loss. He will be missed by all. Prayers to you allβ€πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™β€"
    -Kathy Frazer Tyner

  • "Heartfelt condolences to you and your whole family. Glenn has such fond memories of the Bunny Bread days. Love to you."
    -Glenn and Dede Fleetwood

  • "Dear Laurie - I'm so sorry to hear about your dad's passing. My heart goes out to you and your family."
    -Lois A Corcoran

  • "Dear Therese and Family, Sorry to hear of your lost ! Prayers for you and your family. "
    -Joyce LeGrave Hull

  • "Therese and kids. It was sad to hear of Jim's passing. I have many fond memories of spending time with your family during our fastpitch softball days. Jim was a good man and I'm sure he will be missed. Sending positive thoughts to you all."
    -Bruce Oman

  • "With deepest sympathy to Aunt Therese and families. Many fond memories of family get togethers especially the very large family reunions. Uncle Jim provided many family members with fresh cut Christmas trees over the years which we loved. Praying for peace and comfort to all of you."
    -Beth Cavadeas

  • "Aunt Therese and family. Want to send our condolences to everyone. Uncle Jim was always such a nice guy and made me feel very welcomed whenever we visited. Our hearts go out to you guys. With love, Jeremy Sargent and family."
    -Jeremy Sargent

  • "Therese, Jim, Laure, Lisa, Joel and Jay and extended family - I 'm so sorry to hear about Jim's passing - you have my heartfelt condolences. I have so many positive childhood and young adult memories of "big" Jim. He will be missed. God Bless you all. "
    -Keith J Nelson

  • "To Therese and entire family: Jim was like a big brother to me as well as my Uncle. I treasure my time with him on the Bunny Bread truck, playing basketball and softball with him, sipping a Strohs in the backyard or just horsing around! We were pals and I could always count on his help when I needed it. Miss those great times. God Bless you all. "
    -Bud Sargent

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