Obituary: John D. ‘Jack’ Scott, 67

obituariesJohn D. “Jack” Scott, 67, of West Barnstable, beloved husband of Penny A. (Pappas) Scott, passed away on July 11, 2016 due to complications of Parkinson’s Disease. John was predeceased by his parents Edward and Angelina Scott. He was a graduate of Southington High School and attended Central Connecticut State College. John was retired from Georgia Pacific where he was a regional sales manager.

He enjoyed coaching Pop Warner and Bellingham High School Football in the 1980’s. He was an avid fisherman and golfer on Cape Cod where he resided for the past twenty two years.

In addition to his wife, he leaves his brother James Scott of Clinton, CT and his children Michael and Jeffrey Scott, his sister Kathleen and her husband Arthur Smedberg, their children Gregory and Laura Rose Smedberg. He also leaves his dear “Lady”.

Visiting hours will be on Monday July 18, 2016 from 9 to 10:15 AM in the John-Lawrence Funeral Home. 3778 Falmouth Road, Route 28, Marstons Mills, MA. A funeral mass will follow at 11AM in Our Lady of Victory Church, S. Main St. Centerville, MA. Burial will be private.

The family would like to acknowledge the fine caregiving at Cape Regency and at VNA Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in John’s memory may be made to BARS Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 57, W. Barnstable, MA 02668, or NESSA, P.O. Box 1041, Osterville, MA 02655, and Nature Conservancy Gift Planning, 4245 Fairfax Drive, Suite 100, Arlington, VA 22203-9876.

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