Brent Anthony States

07/24/1972 - 09/07/2023


Obituary For Brent Anthony States

Brent Anthony States, age 51 of Lima, passed away September 7, 2023, at 2:45 p.m. at his residence.

He was born July 24, 1972, in Lima, to Louis and Verna (Aaron) States. His father and stepmother, Judith Ellen States survive in Huntsville. His mother, Verna States Manus preceded him in death.

Also surviving are his brothers and sister: Todd Allen (Julia Sue) States and Scott (Missy) States both of Lima and Lisa Jane (Ryan) Scheib of St. Marys; stepbrother, Bill (Brein) Harman of Cincinnati, and stepsister, Stacy (Kevin) Friesner of Sherrills Ford, NC; 15 nieces and nephews, and 6 great-nieces and great-nephews.

Brent was a 1992 graduate of Elida High School, and then entered the U.S. Air Force, where he served with the Red Horse Battalion in Korea. He was a member of the V.F.W. and loved to work with his hands, whether he was cooking, wood working, construction or tinkering on his cars. He loved his dogs.

Memorial contributions may be made to Deb's Dogs, P.O. Box 1002, Lima, OH 45802

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  • 09/10/2023

    Louis & Judy so sorry for the loss of your son Brent. Let wonderful memories sustain you during this difficult time. Bobbi & Gene Patrick

  • 09/10/2023

    Dear Louie & Judy, I am so sorry to hear about Brent's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. - Bev Miller

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