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Dona M. Scott, 89, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in PA Peterson. She was born September 24, 1927, in Rockford, the daughter of Courtland and Minnie (Burroughs) Whitson. Dona was a 1944 graduate of West High School. She married Adelbert E. Scott on June 28, 1948, in Winona, MN, he predeceased her December 10, 2009. Dona was a charter member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.
She is survived by children, Randy (Marsha), Vickie (Michael) Carlson, and Ricky; grandsons, Bradford and Spencer Scott; granddaughters, Jennifer (Steve) Howard, Cynthia (Ryan) Weidner, Michele Carlson, Angela (Dave) Merrifield, and Sarah Scott; great-grandsons, Shane and Jakob Merrifield, Brandon and Tyler Howard and Jayden Goans; great-granddaughter, Emma Simpson; brother, Robert (Madeline) Whitson; and sister, Marcia (Dan) Varble . Predeceased by brothers, Roger, Reginald, Richard Whitson; sisters, Carol Whitson and Patricia Houston; and parents.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 19, 2017, in Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 4700 Augustana Drive with Pastor Jill Flynn officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. prior the service in the church. Memorials to Gloria Dei Lutheran Church.

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  1. Jim Goehring

    Randy My deepest condolences to you and your family. May God's grace be with you all during this time.

  2. Rich Harbit

    My prays are with you and your family.

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