Scott James Derosier, 47 of Mount Vernon passed away July 30, 2014 after a brief illness.
He was born March 11, 1967 in Bellingham. Scott lived his entire life in Skagit County, primarily in the Mount Vernon and Concrete areas. Before becoming disabled he worked a variety of jobs but mostly as a house painter.
He liked to read Dean Koontz books, go camping and fishing, and loved animals. Scott was a kind and gentle soul who always lived life on his own terms.
He is survived by his mother, Gerine Voegtlin; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Todd; his grandparents, Carol and Eldon Halvorsen; and his uncle, Martin Halvorsen.
Per Scott's wishes there will be no services.
Memorials may be given to the Skagit Valley Hospital Foundation, 214 S 12th St, Mount Vernon, WA 98274; the
, 728 134th St SW, Suite 101, Everett, WA 98204; or the Skagit County Humane Society, 18841 Kelleher Road, Burlington, WA 98233.
Arrangements are under the care of Kern Funeral Home.