Jim L. Scott

September 19, 1954 ‒ July 29, 2017

Galion, Ohio

Jim L. Scott, 62, of Galion passed away Saturday afternoon, July 29, 2017 at the Ohio State Medical Center in Columbus.

He was born September 19, 1954 in Smithville, Missouri and was the son of Eugene P. and Gertrude (Wilson) Scott. Jim is survived by his wife of 44 years, Marie E. (Berberick) Scott whom he married on October 21, 1972.

He was a 1972 graduate of Colonel Crawford High School and worked as an over the road truck driver for 32 years. Jim enjoyed woodworking, working on cars and loved spending time with his grandchildren and great-granddaughter.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughter Brandie Constantino of Salem; son David (Courtney) Scott of Bremerton, Washington; grandchildren Austin (Kristen McCleese) Scott, Abby Robinson, Aaron Constantino and Kensi Scott; great-granddaughter Ashland Scott and three brothers David Scott of Iowa, John Scott of Arizona and Thomas Zarcone of Willard.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter Michelle Scott.

There will be a Celebration of Life at the family’s home, 429 Beechwood Drive Galion, Ohio on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson Township Fire Department in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Jim Scott, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • Marie, I am sorry for your loss and wish I could have been there thru it with you. I love and miss all of you. God has him now.
    GOD bless all of you.

    • Thank you John…Miss you also wish you could be here…and he is at peace now with no more pain

  • Marie and family, we are so sorry to hear about Jim. He has been thru so much and now he is at rest. Thinking of you!!!! Can we do anything??

  • So sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort for your family.

  • So sorry for the loss, he at peace and not in pain now, thought and prayer for the Scott family.

  • Marie

    I am sorry that you have experienced the death of your husband.
    I hope/pray that the experiences you have shared with him will become
    meaningful memories that richly bless your life and the lives of those you touch.

    • Thank you so much Joyce…We spent the last 6 weeks in the hospital together…which brought us even closer…I would not of done anything different…I am very glad I was able to do it….
      It was very hard letting him go…but at least now he is no longer in pain which is a blessing

  • Marie and famly
    I am sorry for your loss it was a pleasure knowing him may his memory comfort you in your time of sorrow he will be greatly missed

    Your friends
    Tim & Carol

  • Dear Scott Family,
    I am sorry to hear if Jim’s passing. I worked with Jim and Ed while I was in high school but I forget the name of the business. I packed boxes and unloaded trucks. That was 40 years ago. In any event your family is in our prayers.

    Glen Noggle

  • Marie,
    I’m so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. I have many great memories of hanging out with you guys when the kids were small. Prayers.

    Liz (Fran Peterson’s daughter)

  • So sorry about Jim’s passing. It is good he’s not in pain anymore but doesn’t make it any easier for you all. He was a good guy & will be much missed. Take care. You’re in our thoughts & prayers.
    Marilyn & Don

    • Thank you so much Marilyn…that is the only thing that is making this any easier…is that he is no longer in pain

  • Marie,

    I just heard about Jim’s death, and Sandy and I extend condolences, thinking of you at this very moment while today’s gathering is happening in Galion.
    . . . Many National Mailing Service memories of times gone by.

    Love to You,

    Bill Ricker