Michael T. Banta

Born: Mon., Jul. 15, 1963
Died: Fri., Jul. 25, 2014

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Michael Troy Banta, 51, of Quincy, died at 6:22 p.m. Friday (July 25, 2014) in his home.

Born July 15, 1963 in Hannibal, Missouri, Michael was the son of Daniel J. and Anna Sue Dickerson Banta.

Michael enjoyed watching football, and basketball, loved writing and music, and was an animal rights supporter. His greatest love was the time he spent with his family, especially his daughter and granddaughter.

A graduate of Payson Seymour High School, Michael earned his L. P. N. at John Wood Community College. He had been employed at Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal, Missouri, where he will be remembered for the kindness and gentleness he showed to the residents.

Survivors include his Mother, Anna Sue Banta of Mendon, IL; a daughter, Rendi Banta Basinger (Shawn) of Ashland, MO; a granddaughter, Marli Basinger of Ashland, MO; four brothers, Edgar J. Banta (Julie), Christopher N. Banta (Lisa), Derek G. Banta (Robin) and Daniel W. Banta (Joanne); and many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Mr. Banta was preceded in death by his father, Daniel.

Mr. Banta was cremated. Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Marli Basinger Educational Fund in care of Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home, 1435 State Street, Quincy, IL 62301.

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Steve Stoner
   Posted Sun July 27, 2014

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Gayla Britt
   Posted Mon July 28, 2014
To all of the Banta family I send my deepest sympathy. I was so sad to hear of Mike's passing. Donnie and I are praying for God's presence and his comfort to surround you in this very difficult time, for he loves you very much. God's peace be with you all.

Gayla Britt

Maggie Dowling
   Posted Tue July 29, 2014
We will miss you Michael, but we are going to take care of your Mom for you. She loved you with all her heart. May you be at peace now. God so loves you.

Maggie Dowling

Katie Fudge
   Posted Tue July 29, 2014
Deepest condolences to the Banta family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Julie K.
   Posted Wed July 30, 2014
Very saddened to hear this, my condolences.

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