John Arthur Stant, age 71, passed peacefully on Thursday evening, September 11, 2014 at his home in the New Hope Community of Indianapolis and was a former resident of Muncie.
John was born in Muncie on January 10, 1943 to the late John Bernard and Esta Mae (Rose) Stant. He is survived by his wife, Amy Jean (Evans) Stant, whom he married on November 10, 1984 at St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Indianapolis. John is also survived by his brother, Charles (wife, Pam) Stant of Muncie and his advocate for many years, Kenneth Barker of Morgantown.
John retired after many years as a Ticket Taker at the United Artist Movie Theater at the Circle Center Mall in Indianapolis. He was the Charter President of the Aktion Club which is a branch of the Kiwanis Club of Indianapolis for adults with disabilities. John was a former member of the Forest Park Nazarene Church in Muncie and enjoyed spending his summers at Camp Koch in Cannelton, IN and Camp Isanogel in Muncie. John was known for his unique enjoyment of working with tools and taking things apart and loved spending time with his dog "Destiny".
The Rev. Rusty Clements will conduct a funeral service on Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. at the Beech Grove Cemetery Chapel, 1400 Kilgore Avenue in Muncie. Visitation for family and friends will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the Chapel. Burial will be at Beech Grove Cemetery in Muncie. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of John to New Hope of Indiana, 8450 North Payne Road, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46268
Condolences to the Stant family can be made at www.meredith-clark.com.
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