Donald J. Scott, age 64, of Dravosburg, died July 7, 2021, at home, on his 14th wedding anniversary. Born September 8, 1956, in McKeesport, he was the son of Artha (Westerburg) Scott and the late William Scott and loving husband of Debra (Abels) Scott. Donald was a Vietnam War Era Veteran and served with the U.S. Navy. He worked as a foreman with the Dravosburg Street Department and a big rig truck driver for nearly 40 years. His truck driving took him all over, and he enjoyed traveling throughout the east coast.
Every year, Debra and Donald would fish at Lake Erie, standing in the water with their waders on catching Steelhead. In addition to his mother and wife, he is survived by children, Donny Scott, Jr., Thomas Scott, Raymond Young, James Young, Christa Arnold, and Brandon Arnold; grandchildren, Samantha Jacobs, NaChea Burrus, Cameron Burrus, Kade, Makenzie, Zachary, Zoey, Elliotte, Donny III, and Reve'; brothers, Jeffrey Scott, Mark Scott, and Thomas Scott; sister, Marian Scott; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephew, and his dog Cotton. He was also preceded in death by brothers Daniel Scott and Kenneth Scott. Arrangements were entrusted to Willig Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com. Charles Danforth, Supervisor
Originally published July 09, 2021.