Verl Scott

July 21, 1922 - April 11, 2017
Shelbyville, MI



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Wings of Hope Hospice
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Allegan, MI 49010
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Life Story / Obituary


Verl Abe Scott, age 94, of Shelbyville passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Wings Home in Allegan. Verl was born in Bartlesville Oklahoma on July 21, 1922. He was the first of four sons born to James & Pearlie (Davis) Scott. Verl trained and worked as an engineer but first and foremost he was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps. He served in the Marines during World War II, assigned to PBJ Squadron VMB-614 on Kwajalein Island. Most recently, he joined and was active in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Allegan branch. He is preceded in death by Ruth Doezema, His loving partner of 42 years. A private memorial service is being planned. Please visit his memory page at where you can sign his guestbook and archive a memory. Memorial donations can be made to the Wings of Hope Hospice of Allegan or the Allegan County Meals on Wheels.