Life Sketch for Michael Sargent
Michael Sargent, 68, died on Sunday, November 27th at the Newton Medical Center.
Michael was born on July 18, 1948 in Ponca City, Oklahoma to Roy and Wilma Sargent. They preceded in him death.
Michael served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He held the rank of Sergeant and received a Bronze Star for his service.
He married Nancy Peak on March 5, 1974 and they were married for 42 years before his passing.
Michael was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman. He loved cars, hot rods, his 1957 Chevy and spending time with his family. He enjoyed Sci-Fi movies, especially the bad ones.
He is survived by his wife: Nancy Sargent; sons: Mark and Shonnie Cranston Sargent and Gregory Sargent; sister: Marla and Bob Zimmerman; nephew: Scott Zimmerman.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Roy and Wilma Sargent; and brother: Thomas Eugene Sargent.
A memorial graveside service will be held on Thursday, December 1st, at 2:00 p.m., at the Greenwood Cemetery in Newton. There will be no visitation. A memorial has been set up for the “Folds of Honor” in Michael’s honor. Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.