Scott, Robert

Robert Scott, 70, of Morenci, Mich. died Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009, at home, surrounded by his family.

He was born July 29, 1939, in Chesterfield Twp., Ohio, the son of Jesse and Ethel (Fenton) Scott.  On Sept. 21, 1957, in Hudson, Mich., he married Pauline Harris and she survives.

Robert lived in the Morenci area all of his life.  He was formerly employed as a foreman at Ace Drill in Adrian, Mich.  He was a member of the American Legion Post #202 in Butler, Ind.

Besides his wife, Pauline, Robert is survived by four daughters, Peggy (and Jim) Bachman of Morenci, Debra (and David) Tremaine of Fayette, Ohio, Cindy (and Jeff) Cramer of Liberty Center, Ohio, and Barbara (and Randy, Sr.) Graham of Morenci; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Samuel Scott, of Fairbanks, Alaska.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents; two grandchildren, Elizabeth and Julia Cramer; and one brother, Orville Scott.

Funeral service are planned at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 21, at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci, with Benjamin Cramer officiating. Burial will take place at Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci at a later date.  Visitation is scheduled from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.  Sunday.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Sunshine Children Home in Maumee, Ohio.