April 16, 1954 ~ April 24, 2022

Born in: Modesto, California
Resided in: Sunol , California

Michael Esco Amant passed away on April 24, 2022 in Sunol, CA. He was born on April 16, 1954 in Modesto, CA to Cora and Henry Amant. He graduated from Ceres High School in 1972. Growing up he participated in Jr. Rodeo. He enjoyed bull riding and team roping. Michael was a long time Alameda County resident living in Fremont/Sunol for 49 years.

Michael married the love of his life Toni (Escobar) Amant on April 27, 1974. He worked for Iron workers local 378 for 34+ years.  He was also a member of the Operating Engineers Local 3. Michael enjoyed many things in life. He enjoyed working on and rebuilding old Ford Tractors and tending to his horses. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his grandchildren.

Michael is survived by his loving wife, Toni (Escobar) Amant and his two daughters, Joanna Westrope and husband, Clay of Livermore, CA and Jamie Reid and husband, Ben of Hollister, CA, his Two brothers, Glen and Kevin Amant and sister Janice, his grandchildren, Clayton and Trenton Westrope and Trista Reid. He is preceeded in death by his parents Cora and Henry Amant and sister Rhonda.

Services

Visitation: May 23, 2022 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Berge Papas Smith Chapel of the Angels
40842 Fremont Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94538

510-656-1226
https://www.bergepappassmith.com

Room: Garden Chapel

Vigil/Rosary: May 23, 2022 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Berge Papas Smith Chapel of the Angels
40842 Fremont Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94538

510-656-1226
https://www.bergepappassmith.com

Room: Garden Chapel

Funeral Service: May 24, 2022 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Berge Papas Smith Chapel of the Angels
40842 Fremont Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94538

510-656-1226
https://www.bergepappassmith.com

Room: Garden Chapel

Burial: May 24, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
26320 Mission Blvd
Hayward, CA 94544

510-581-2488

Room: Graveside

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  1. CandleI will forever miss Mike and his huge, kind, generous heart. It was an honor to know him. May the love of those around you help you in the days ahead.

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  2. With deepest sympathy, hugs and prayers to Toni, the girls and their families. He will be missed by many.
    Mike & Gina Nelson

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  3. Sending prayers of comfort to all during this difficult time. Please accept my sincere sympathy. Robin Sachau

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  4. Sending our sincerest condolences to Toni and entire family. We’re keeping you all in our prayers.
    Richard & Mary Stanley

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  5. I will miss him greatly. Mike was a true friend who could be counted upon whenever you needed him. He readily passed on his knowledge, experiences, and wisdom. I am honored to have known him. I hope we meet again in God’s big ranch!

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  6. Dear Joanna, Jamie, Toni and grandkids xoxo I’m so sorry! My heart goes out to you ALL. His pain is gone now! We will miss him! R.I.P. Michael, your family loves you💔 🙏😘

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  7. My sincere condolences to Toni, Joanna, Jamie and the rest of the family. My love thoughts and prayers are with you. Rest In Peace Michael.

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  8. CandleWe lost a good friend and the most compassionated heart person in our circle. Lots of good memories . Thank you Mike for teaching me lots of good lessons about the ranch life and the horses. 🙏 RIP

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