Ronald Scott Sr.,73, died Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at WVU Medicine-Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV surrounded by family.
He was born in Triadelphia, WV to the late Robert Scott Sr., and Mary Belle Scott.
Mr. Scott was a Veteran from the US marine Corp and served in Viet Nam. Formerly employed as a respiratory therapist at OVMC and retired from Wheeling Island Casino and Racetrack.
He loved music, performed in plays and wrote poetry.
He was fondly remembered as a gentleman in a hat, suspenders and with a cane.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers: Emmanuel Rogers, Eddie Hatcher and Alvin Scott and sister-in-law: Frances Scott.
He is survived by one son Ron Scott Jr(Adria) of Wheeling WV, Ex-wife Linda Scott of Wheeling WV, three grandchildren: D’Asia, Luca, and Lorenzo, all of Wheeling, WV, three brothers: Robert Scott Sr(Mae Oliver) Leroy Scott of Wheeling WV, Jemmie Scott of Euclid, Ohio and Darleen Scott of Omaha Nebraska, and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was loved and respected by family, friends, and people in his community.
He felt he had this wealth of knowledge and needed to share it with anyone who would listen.
A memorial gathering will be held on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Home 1400 Eoff Street Wheeling, WV 26030 from 11:00 am until the time of services at 1:00 pm with Minister Anthony Stradwick officiating. Full military honors will be held at the funeral home by the Moundsville Veterans Memorial Squad.