MONTAGUE - Scott John Irwin, 55, of Montague, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at home. Born in Jersey City, Scott lived in Washington Township, Bergen County, and grew up in Sandyston Township, where he lived for most of his life before moving to Montague 10 years ago. He graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor or Arts in finance. He worked for various construction companies and was most recently the project manager at Newcrete Construction. An avid fisherman, Scott enjoyed the outdoors and wildlife. Scott was predeceased by his only son, Kevin Irwin. He is survived by his parents, Donald J. and Joan May (Taylor) Irwin, of Sandyston Township; his brothers, Donald G. Irwin and wife, Patricia, of Shohola, Pa., and Thomas Irwin and wife, Eileen, of East Stroudsburg, Pa.; his sister, Joan L. Gerth and her husband, Charlie, of Sandyston Township; seven nephews; and one niece. Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, Jan. 11, at Wood Funeral Home, 16 Main St., Branchville. Interment will follow in Hainesville Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104. Online condolences may be offered at www.woodfuneralhome.net.
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Published in The New Jersey Herald on Jan. 8, 2014