John Geary Scott, 86, of Fredericksburg died Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Hughes Home.
Mr. Scott was a U.S. Navy veteran having served as a submariner in the South Pacific during WWII. He retired from Underwriters Laboratories and was a member of Fletcher’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his daughter, Tina Critzer and her husband, Harry of Stafford County; four grandchildren, Christopher Scott Critzer and Justin Michael Critzer both of Stafford County, Benjamin Baker Scott of Lafayette, OR and Dorene Scott Schwarz of Klamath Falls, OR; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Doris Ball Scott; and a son, John Ball Scott.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Friday, August 3 at Fletcher’s Chapel United Methodist Church in King George. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Rappahannock Area Agency on Aging, 171 Warrenton Rd., Fredericksburg, VA 22405.