Mary M Scott, age 96, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Sunday June 12, 2016, at Linden Hall Nursing home in Kennett Square PA. She was the wife of W. Robert Scott, her college sweetheart, who she married in 1945,and with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. He passed away in 2003.
She was born March 28, 1920 to the late Nicholas and Mary Madden, in Philadelphia PA, where she grew up. She was very proud to tell you that she attended and graduated from Girl’s High.
Mary graduated from West Chester College with a major in English and a minor in math.
Mary was a teacher in the Kennett School system for many years, retiring at the age of 70. Her passion after retirement was the Kennett Garden Club, the Junior Gardeners, and as a board member of the Kennett Symphony Orchestra. She also loved spending time with her family, and listening to classical music.
Mary is survived by 4 children, David and his wife Christine of Connellsville PA, Kenny of Kennett Square PA, Judi and her husband Francis of Lewes, DE, and Joan of Coppell Texas.
You may visit with her family and friends from10:00 to 11:00 on Thursday morning, June 16, 2016, at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA. Her funeral service will follow at 11:00. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Route 82, Kennett Square, PA.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests a contribution be made to The Kennett Symphony Orchestra, P.O. Box 72, Kennett Square, PA 19348
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.griecocares.com