Stephen Scott Gilman, 64, of Oklahoma formerly of Stuart passed away June 10, 2023, in Stuart. A Gathering of family and friends will be held from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. Thursday, June 15, 2023, at the Johnson Family Funeral Home & Crematory – Stuart Chapel. A celebration of life will be held 10:00 A.M. Thursday, at 10:00 A.M. immediately following at the funeral home.
Scott Gilman was born September 29th, 1958, in Stuart, Iowa to Steve and Mary Ellen (Kasbohm) Gilman. He grew up in Sidney and Anita, Iowa and finished high school in Stuart at Stuart-Menlo High School with the class of 1977 where he played football, basketball and ran track. After graduation, Scott entered the Air Force and was stationed at Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho. He then spent time living with David Curtis in Dallas and for the past 20+ years has lived in Oklahoma with his wife Brenda and their family where he worked at L3 in Tulsa.
Scott was an avid NASCAR and Dale Earnhart fan and attended many races over the years with his family. On Saturdays, during football season, he'd be cheering on the Michigan Wolverines. He had a passion for working in the yard at his home in Broken Arrow, OK.
Scott loved spending time in Stuart and being with his family and friends both in Oklahoma and Iowa meant everything to him.
Scott leaves behind his wife Brenda; children Samantha Gilman; Christine and Johnny Simpson, all of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; Father Steve Gilman of Stuart; brother Curt Gilman of Montana; brother Troy Gilman and his wife Jennifer of Montana; sister Brenda Klepser and her husband Paul of Tennessee and a host of nieces and nephews, family, and friends. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Jennifer Gilman, brother Brad Gilman and Mother Mary Ellen Gilman.