Clarence W. “Scotty” Scott

May 4, 2002

U.S. Veteran

US Army

Korean War Veteran

Scott, Clarence W. “Scotty??? – in Woburn, May 4th, beloved husband of Louise C. (Weymouth) Scott. Devoted father of Daniel W. and his wife Anne Marie of Stoneham, Nancy L. Cincotta and her husband Michael of Billerica, Marcia A. Santarpio of Woburn, Thomas J. and his wife Karen of NH, Joanie M. Canario and her husband Bruce of Dracut, and Paul R. and his wife Kim of Lowell. Brother of the late Albert and Lillian Scott and Shirley Bruce. Also survived by 10 grandchildren. Funeral from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, May 7th, at 10:45 a.m. Funeral mass in St. Anthony Church, 851 Main St., Woburn, at 11:30 a.m. Calling hours Monday 5 to 8 p.m. Interment in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn. Donations may be made in Scotty’s memory to the Woburn Boys and Girls Club, Charles Gardner Lane, Woburn, MA 01801. Late retired Firefighter, City of Woburn.

OBITUARY:

Clarence W. Scott, a retired Woburn Firefighter, passed away at Winchester Hospital Saturday evening following a lengthy illness. The husband of Louise C. (Weymouth) Scott for over forty-seven years, he was seventy-three years of age.

Born in Woburn, he was the son of the late Wilmot D. and Mary E. (Kelly) Scott. He graduated from Woburn High School with the Class of 1948. A veteran of the Korean War, he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany.

In June of 1954, he was appointed as a temporary call firefighter for the City of Woburn. He was a permanent call firefighter and a member of the reserves before being appointed as a permanent firefighter in September of 1961. He retired in 1986 after twenty-five years of service to the city.

He was a past member of the Board of Directors at the Woburn Municipal Credit Union, and was a member of the Woburn Cemetery Commission for over ten years.

“Scotty???, as he was known to family and friends, was a longtime volunteer at the Boys and Girls Club of Woburn. An avid sports fan, he enjoyed playing golf and hunting, and especially loved camping with his family at Ossipee Lake in New Hampshire. He also enjoyed gardening as a pastime.

Preceding him in death were a brother, Albert Scott, and two sisters, Shirley Bruce and Lillian Scott.

Surviving in addition to his wife Louise are three sons: Daniel W. Scott and his wife Anne Marie of Stoneham, Thomas J. Scott and his wife Karen of Chocorua, NH, and Paul R. Scott and his wife Kim of Lowell;

Three daughters: Nancy L. Cincotta and her husband Michael of Billerica, Marcia A. Santarpio of Woburn, and Joanie M. Canario and her husband Bruce of Dracut;

Ten grandchildren: Rebecca, Valery, Joy, and Michael Scott, Amanda and Craig Cincotta, Gary Santarpio, Abigail Scott, Adam Canario, and T.J. Canada.

He was also the beloved uncle of Barbara Bowman, Priscilla Gilbert, and Steve Weymouth.

The funeral will be held from the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main Street, Woburn, on Tuesday, May 7th, at 10:45 a.m., followed by a funeral mass in St. Anthony Church, 851 Main Street, Woburn, at 11:30. Interment will follow in Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn.

Calling hours at the funeral home are today from 5 to 8 p.m.

Donations may be made in Scotty’s memory to the Boys and Girls Club of Woburn, Charles Gardner Lane, Woburn, MA 01801.

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  1. Dear Joanie and Family,

    I’m so sorry to hear about your dad’s passing and wanted to let you know that I’m thinking of you.

    Tina Tyminski-Jones

  2. To Louise and all the “kids”
    Sorry to hear about your loss.
    We remember all the fond memories both our family,s had together camping and the many family affairs.Scotty is at peace now and his suffering is finally over.Sorry we could not be there. Ruth and I are sending our prayers from here in Florida.

    With Love Bill & Ruth.

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