Thomas Scott Jr.

Thomas Scott Jr.Thomas Finch Scott Jr., 84, of Rushville died at 12:47 p.m. Aug. 17, 2011, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

He was born July 25, 1927, in Rushville, the son of Thomas Finch and Ruth Houston Scott Sr. He married Annetta Wuebben on Aug. 1, 1953, in Laurium, Mich. She survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Debbie (and John) Armentano of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters, Emma Jo Putnam of Arizona and Minerva Drilling Crow of Mendota; and two grandchildren.

He graduated from Topeka High School in Topeka, Kan., and attended Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.

He was past president of Rushville Rural Fire Association and past president of Northwest Water Association.

He was a member of Rushville St. John's Lutheran Church and Schuyler County Water Conservation Board.

He was a life-long Schuyler County farmer.

Services were held Saturday at his church with Pastor Joseph Eckman officiating. Burial was in Rushville City Cemetery. Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 8/24/2011

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