PIQUA - Scott Alan Edgell Jr., 28, of Delaware, Ohio, formerly of Piqua, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, in Troy. He was born in Piqua on Aug. 28, 1984, to Scott A. Edgell Sr. of Piqua and Sheila Edgell, Cincinnati.
Scott is survived by his step-mother, Sherry Edgell of Piqua; one brother and sister-in-law, Shawn and Heather Detrick of Troy; two sisters and brother-in-law, Jerrica and Josh Graham and Ashley Rue, all of Piqua; his maternal grandmother, Pearl Morrison of Troy; five nieces and nephews, Bristol Graham, Skylar Detrick, Josh Detrick, Victoria Detrick and Hunter Detrick; one great-nephew, Tanner Scott McDavid; several aunts and uncles and five cousins, Haley Kiser, Megan Edgell, Olivia Edgell, Rayna Brownlee, and Calleigh Edgell.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Bill and Marilyn Edgell; his maternal grandfather, Walter Morrison; and one cousin, Audrey Edgell.
Scott graduated from Piqua High School in 2003. He then graduated from Otterbein College in Westerville in 2008. Scott played four years of football for the Piqua Indians and then played four years at Otterbein College. He enjoyed gaming, movies, and his dog Ajax, who he nicknamed "Fatty." Scott loved to cook and enjoyed watching cooking shows and experimenting with the recipes he saw. He worked at Great Lakes Regional Distribution Center in Delaware for six years. Above all else, Scott loved spending time with his family.
A Celebration of Scott's Life will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Feb. 5, 2013