Rev. David E. Scott - 87

12/6/1931 - 1/19/2019

Rockford, Illinois

Rev. David E. Scott, 87, of Rockford and suburban Chicago, passed away on January 19, 2019.  He was born in Bloomington, IL to Roy F. & Leona (Bohm) Scott.  He graduated from Harrison Technical HS, and earned degrees from: Kendall College; University of Dubuque & Dubuque Theological Seminary.  Dave served in the US Navy and served as pastor for many congregations of the United Methodist Church, most recently in Oak Park, Franklin Park & Elmwood Park.  He retired from ministry in 1992. Dave married Carm (McElvany) on Aug 24, 1958 and they were together for nearly 55 years. He loved singing, fishing, and spending time with family and friends. Dave was a member of Court Street United Methodist Church.  He is survived by: children Mark (Sue) Scott and Keli Scott; grandchildren, Harrison, Addison, Sheridan, Samantha and DJ; brothers Don (Victoria) Scott and Steve (Ann) Scott; as well as beloved nieces, nephews and sisters in-law.  Preceded in death by by his wife, parents, brother, Ray A. "Dutch" Scott and niece, Kirstin (Scott) Young.  The family will greet guests from 12:30 until the time of his Memorial Service at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2019 in the Chapel at Court Street UMC, 215 N. Court Street, Rev. Calvin Culpepper officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association

Gathering of Friends

12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019 in Court Street United Methodist Church, 215 N. Court St., Rockford, IL

Memorial Service:

1:30 p.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019 in Court Street United Methodist Church, 215 N. Court St., Rockford, IL

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