obit art 5John L. Scott, 72, of Bowerston, passed away on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Community Hospice House in New Philadelphia, after a nine-month battle with ALS. Born September 29, 1941 in Scio, he was a son of the late Harold and Cora (Pfeiffer) Scott.

Services for John, officiated by the Rev. Mr. Louis M. Primozic, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 3, in the R.K. Lindsey Funeral Home in Dennison. Visitation will be 4-7p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Conotton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Ave. S.W., New Philadelphia, OH  44663.

A full obituary will be published in an upcoming edition of the News-Herald