Born in Fulton April 13, 1940, he was the son of the late Clare and Genevieve Scott of Fulton. He graduated from Fulton High School in 1957, attended the Delahaney Institute of Technology in Long Island, and worked at Black Clawson until he retired in 2002.
He was an accomplished bowler and was inducted into the Fulton Bowling Hall of Fame in May 2003. He was also a lifelong member of the Elks Club and an avid New York Giants fan.
He is survived by his children, Rick (Michelle) Scott and Bill Zischke of Fort Worth, Texas, and Gidget (Joe) Stevens, Donna (Frank) Barbagallo and Diane (Kevin) Blasczienski, all of Fulton; brothers, Phillip Scott of Fulton and Paul Scott of Oxnard, Calif.; sister, Sheryl Knight of Fulton; 16 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial calling hours will be Saturday, Feb. 23 from noon to 4 p.m. with family and friend remembrances beginning at 4 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.