North Liberty —
Steven Edward “Steve” Cocot, 41, passed away Monday at 5:43 a.m. at Memorial Hospital in South Bend after an extended illness.
Steve was a diesel mechanic in the Michiana area for many years and was an avid Harley Davidson enthusiast.
He was born on Aug. 4, 1971 in Monticello, N.Y., to Edward J. and Kathleen K. (Kahn) Cocot.
He is survived by his son, Matthew Foschino of Monticello, N.Y.; a brother, Brian M. Cocot of Carlisle; mother, Kathleen K. “Kathy” Mann of Elkhart; his significant other, Shirley Wingert of North Liberty; and his former spouse and friend, Dianne Cocot.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edward.
In accordance with the family’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial celebration of Steve’s life will take place Sunday at 2 p.m. at New Life Church, 11593 McKinley Highway in Osceola. Pastor Michael A. Cramer will officiate. A time for fellowship will follow the services at the church
Burial will take place at a later date at Olive Cemetery in Elkhart.
Online condolences can reach the family at www.billingsfuneralhome.com.