HENDERSONVILLE - Marvin L. Scott, 78, devoted husband, father, brother and friend, passed away at the Life Care Center of Hendersonville on Sunday, April 7, 2013, after an extended illness.
He was surrounded by his devoted family. Marvin was the beloved husband of Connie Sancetta Scott for 23 years; the loving father of Ellen, Hans (Andrea), Barbara Kapp (Mike), Martha, Steven (Julie), Robert, Susan Nemeth (Mike), Andrew (Heather), Christy Cashman (Jay) and Patrick (Amber); grandfather to Patrick, Gabrielle, Savanah, Brian, Bianca, Dylan, Kristin, Brittany Botzum (Matt), Amy, Mark, Jennifer Yoder (Jeremy), Heidi Ball (Brad), Tanner, Sarah, Ben, Zachariah, Judy, Paul, Cecelia, Drew, Ella, Jay Michael, Quinn, Ivy and Camille; great-grandfather to Braden, Claire, Brody, Luke and Abbey; step-father of Diane Silva (Bob), Jim Lorentz (Beth), Susan Dieterich (Tom) and Mary Jane Hull (John); step-grandfather to Nathan, Madeline, Halle, Clay and Brent. He is also survived by his sister, Alcyone Scott, of Nebraska.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Judith Leverentz Scott; a sister, Ellen Ludwig, and a brother, Ernest Scott.
He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of Meredith and Ernest Scott.
He served in the U.S. Air Force, worked in the electronics business, and became a real estate broker upon moving to North Carolina.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 11, at St. John in the Wilderness Episcopal Church. The Rev. H. Alexander Viola will officiate. A reception will follow the service in the church fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. John in the Wilderness Church, 1905 Greenville Highway, Flat Rock, NC 28731.
To sign the online register book, please visit www.shulerfuneralhome.com.