Louise Scott

Obituary of Louise Scott

Louise Scott (nee Jess), 88, of Vermilion, died peacefully Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Mercy Regional Medical center. 

She was born May 30, 1933 in Graytown, OH and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 67 years.

Louise worked for the Crayola Crayon factory in Sandusky before she married her husband, Robert. She briefly worked as a secretary for Birmingham Metal Products as a secretary before she started working alongside Robert in his business, Scott Heating and Air Conditioning. She also enjoyed wood working with her husband during retirement. 

Louise was a 44 year member of Grace United Methodist Church, Vermilion.  She was very involved as a Shepherd with the church and she had also been a youth church leader.  Louise had previously been a member of the Vermilion E&R Church.
She is survived by her daughters, Pam (Jim) Miller of Vermilion, Diana Scott of Vermilion, and Tina (Hank) Rutschow of Vermilion; sons, Greg (Cathie) Scott of Flowery Branch, GA and Roger (Sabrina) Scott of Vermilion; step daughter, Trudy Kerns of CO; step son, Robert Dale Jr. of CO; 14 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and 1 great great granddaughter; and her sister, Marion Heighberger of Sandusky.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Dale Scott, Jr., parents, Henry and Mary (nee Schlipf) Jess; daughter, Brenda Witt; and 11 siblings.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio.  A memorial service will be held Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home.  Rev. Allison LeBrun will officiate. Inurnment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion.  

The family suggests memorial contributions to Grace United Methodist Church, Coen and West Lake Roads, Vermilion, OH 44089.

Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.



4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States

Service Information

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States

Interment Information

Maple Grove Cemetery
8114 Cemetery Road
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
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