Robert Scott Moniot was born on Oct. 13, 1961, in Benton Harbor, Michigan, to Lorne and Lynnda (Stilley) Moniot and passed away on Nov. 20, 2021, in Lincoln, Nebraska at the age of 60 years, 1 month and 7 days.
Scott grew up in Edwardsburg, Michigan, and graduated from Edwardsburg High School with the Class of 1980. He was united in marriage to Donna Matteson on July 31, 1981, in Granger, Indiana, and to this union three children were born, Stephanie, Jaci and Clay.
Scott attended college at Vennard College in University Park, Iowa and graduated with a bachelor's degree in 1995. The couple lived in several states and moved to Milford, Nebraska, in 2020, where Scott was a shooting coach for Concordia University, Nebraska, for the past four years. He enjoyed hunting, shooting guns, house projects, and music. Scott also loved cars, Coca-Cola, helping people, telling stories and playing with his grandchildren. Most of all, Scott had a deep love for Jesus and for others.
Scott was preceded in death by his father, Lorne "Butch" Moniot; uncle, Irwin "Bud" Moniot; and his grandparents.
Scott is survived by his wife, Donna Moniot; mother, Lynnda Moniot Berkey, Elkhart, Indiana; children, Stephanie and husband, Andy Abrams, Oskaloosa, Iowa, Jaci and husband, Brett Kuntz, Des Moines, Iowa, Clay Moniot, Milford, Nebraska; grandchildren, Carson, Jackson, Shayla and Aubrey Abrams, Oskaloosa, Iowa, and Morley, Raya, Priya and Hondo Kuntz, Des Moines, Iowa; siblings, Richard Moniot, Mason City, Iowa, David and wife, Sandra Moniot, Forrest City, Iowa, Danielle and husband, Flint Dille, Elkhart, Indiana; father-in-law and mother-in-law Dave and wife, Anita Matteson, Mishawaka, Indiana; brothers and sisters-in-law, Steve and wife, Diane Matteson, Elkhart, Indiana, Carol and husband, Cal Silveus, Union, Michigan; and a host of extended family and friends. To this obituary we add our thoughts, prayers and memories of a life shared with Scott.
The visitation will be held at Zabka-Perdue Funeral Home, Seward, Nebraska, on Sunday, Nov. 28, from 1 to 8:30 p.m. with family present from 2 to 4 p.m. The memorial service will be held at Hillcrest Evangelical Free Church on Monday, Nov. 29, at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Ryan Matthias officiating the service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Concordia University Athletics for the Concordia Shooting Sports Team.