Scott, Erwin Merritt
Erwin Merritt Scott, 88, of Sandwich, passed away August 27, 2013, at Sandwich Rehabilitation and Healthcare. He was born January 28, 1925, to Carl and Marian (Brackett) in Aurora, Illinois. He married Margaret Mccoy in Hatley, Wisconsin, on May 1, 1948 and was married 65 years until his passing. He was a dairy farmer for 8 years in Marshfield, Wisconsin. He loved his cows and would even name them.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret; his children, Wesley (Diane) Scott of Yorkville; and Barbara (Richard) Rothlisberger of Sandwich; his brothers, Austin (Amy) of Oswego, Illinois; and Carl of Hardy, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Leslie, Lindsay, and Adam; five great-grandchildren, Matthew, Michaela, Logan, Teresa, and Riley.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Winifred and a sister, Grace Sanders and his brother, Hoyt.
Funeral services for Mr Scott will be Friday August 30, 2013, at 5 p.m. at Beverage Family Funeral Home with Pastor Don Ridder officiating. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the time of the service.
Inurnment will take place at a later date in West Big Rock Cemetery.
Family assisted by Beverage Family Funeral Home.
Published in the Marshfield News Herald on Aug. 29, 2013