Donald Gene Scott, 87 of Danville, passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at Majestic Care of Avon, Indiana. Per his wishes he will be cremated and a graveside service will be held at Danville National Cemetery on Thursday, February 23rd at Noon with Pastor Phil Jackson officiating and military honors by American Legion Post 210.
Donald was born July 20, 1935 in Danville, IL to Charles and Nealda (Willoughby) Scott. He attended Diamond Grade School and later earned his GED during his service time in the US Marines. Don proudly served during both the Vietnam and the Korean Conflicts. Upon his return from the military, Don worked as an Engineer and did Energy Auditing. He was a former member of the Attica VFW and the Fairview Sportsman Club.
Donald leaves behind his three children: Aaron Scott, Stacey (Richard) Ratliff, and Andrea (Paul) Heusman; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and a brother: Floyd (Ruby) Scott. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother Charles Scott.
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