Scott A. Hite, 56, of Norwalk passed away early Tuesday morning, June 15, 2010, at his home after a five-month long battle with cancer.
Born June 19, 1953, in Avon, Ohio, to George Thomas and Doris Jean "Babe" (Glomb) Hite, Scott was a 1971 graduate of Norwalk High School. He owned and operated, with his brother, Robin, Hite Produce until 2000. His true passion was the outdoors; he loved going duck hunting and was a true fisherman at heart. He could tell some stories.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy S. (Brown) Hite, whom he married Aug. 5, 1995; children, Kimberly (James "Bo") Cornwell of Findlay, and Brenda (Don "Bud") Romell and Christopher (Megan) Fluke, both of Norwalk; five grandchildren, Cody, Dylan, Alyssa, Ethan and Emma; sister, Sharon (Jack) Boston of Reno, Nev.; brother, Robin (Regina) Hite of Monroeville; a niece, two nephews and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday in David F. Koch Funeral Home, 520 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. At the request of the family, cremation will take place following visitation. The family will host a "Celebration of Life" for Scott 5-10 p.m. Saturday in Knights of Columbus, 254 W. Main St., Norwalk.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870; North Coast Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 2024, Sandusky, OH 44871-2024 or Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
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