Rodney D. Scott, 66, of Norwalk, and formerly of Sandusky, ended his journey on this earth onThursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Cleveland MetroHealth Medical Center, after a brief illness.
He was born Sept. 8, 1946, in Logan, W.Va. Rodney graduated from Margaretta High School in 1964 and served in the National Guard. He was employed by J&J Snack Foods of Pennsauken, N.J., as a regional sales manager.
Rodney was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Norwalk, Norwalk Elks, and Bronson Conservation Club. He was a past member of the IAB Club, Sandusky, the Sandusky Yacht Club, and the Sandusky Sailing Club.
He enjoyed spending time on the lake with family and friends, sailing, jet skiing, fishing, and most of all, spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Rodney is survived by his wife, Kathleen (Geiger) Scott, whom he married Jan. 8, 1971; daughter, Jennifer (Philip) Lopez, and their children, Paul and Nikki, of Macedonia, Ohio; sons, Rodney (Dayna) Scott, and their children, Austin, Morgan, Garrett and Sierra of Milan, and Jeremy (Jennifer) Scott, and their children, Hillary and Andrew, of Delaware, Ohio; his mother, June (Mullins) Scott, of Vickery; sisters, Brenda (Edward) Ruthsatz, of Castalia, and Diane (William) Stauder, of Huron; brothers, Louis Scott, of Berlin Heights, and Terry (Debbie) Scott, of Castalia; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lewis Scott.
Friends may call 3-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky and from 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, unti funeral services at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 21 Firelands Blvd., Norwalk. The Rev. Adrian Doll will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Berlin Heights.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Joseph S. and Jeannette M. Silber Hope Lodge, 11432 Mayfield Rdoad, Cleveland, OH 44106-2364, or to First Presbyterian Church.
Condolences may be shared at toftfh.com.