With trumpeting angels and God standing at the pearly gates David Leroy ‘Tatoo’ Scott earned his wings on Monday, September 25, 2023 at his home. A loving husband, father, pappy, brother, uncle, and dog father he was deeply loved, admired, and respected by many where he was employed as a corrections officer at the Washington County Correction Facility and was a dear friend to his admiring inmates whom he always treated fairly.
Born June 21, 1953 in Connellsville, PA he was the son of the late Herbert and Stella May Scott. A lifelong resident of Donora, Dave was a member of St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Church, Donora, drove bus for the Ringgold School District, was a graduate of Ringgold class of '72. Dave loved riding his customized motorcycle, was an active member of the Blue Knights, enjoyed fishing and antiquing.
He is survived by his wife Beverly Macik Scott to whom he was married 40 years, two sons & daughter in law John Paul & Erin Reho of Ocean Pines, MD, David L. Scott II & wife Dawn of Snow Hill, MD; four grandchildren Nevaeh Reho, Noah Reho, Nolan Scott, Monroe Scott; sister & brother in law Connie & Ron Aitken of Monongahela; numerous nieces and nephews and his pet dogs Mocha, Titan, Gizmo, Sailor & Mojo. He is preceded in death by his brother Herald Scott. The family would wish to extend a special thank you to Dave’s niece Debbie Burkhardt for all of her loving care.
Visitation will be held Friday from 3-7 pm at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon 724-929-6183. Panachida will be held Saturday at 9:15 am in the funeral home followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am at St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Church, Donora with the Rev. Stephen J. Wahal as celebrant. Interment will take place in St. Michael Cemetery.
May you rest in peace, Blessed Repose and eternal memory until we meet again. Amen.