Donald J. Scott
May 03, 1941 ‒ September 09, 2018
Donald J. Scott, age 77, of Howard went home to be with his Lord on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Country Court Nursing Home in Mount Vernon.
He was born on May 3, 1941 in Grant Park, Illinois to the late Arthur and Ida Scott. He was raised and graduated high school in Bellefontaine, Ohio. After graduation he became a self-taught manufacturing engineer. He rose to management level at Rockwell International in Bellefontaine. He moved to Mount Vernon, Ohio in 1985 after accepting Plant Manager of Superior Division of Cooper Energy. He retired from Cooper Energy in 2001.
Donald loved to golf and he enjoyed his fellow golfers at Tomahawk Golf Course for many years. Fishing, biking and winters in Florida with his family were few of the things he enjoyed.
He was a wonderful husband and father who loved his family.
Donald is survived by his loving wife Drema (Runyon) Scott; two sons, Donald J. Scott Jr, Douglas J. Scott; and his step-daughter Yvonne Yeager. He had a special place in his heart and loved his niece Jamie Adkins, his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Donald was preceded in death by his step-father Harley Long and his step-son Albert Yeager.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, September 13, 2018 in Huntsville Cemetery (3691 County Rd. 37, Huntsville, OH 43324) beginning at 11:00 AM with Pastor Ben Robey officiating.
Donald and his wife Drema would like to thank everyone at Country Court for their wonderful care and compassion the past few months.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Hospice of North Central Ohio (or) Parkinson’s Foundation.
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