Sean Albert Scott, 68, passed away, Friday September 7th .
Sean was born on May 26th, 1950 in St. Johns, Newfoundland to Colleen and John J. Scott Jr. He graduated from Littleton High School in 1968 and the University of Southern Mississippi in 1972, completing his college education in three years and earning two degrees in English and History. Sean was a general contractor for all of his life, building houses in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, being one of the most sought after framer and carpenter in the Merrimack Valley area. His final project, his own home located in Derry, New Hampshire, he built with the help of his grandson, James, and son, Tobias.
Sean loved sports and was devoted to Boston teams, especially the Patriots and the Bruins. He would cheer or argue with equal enthusiasm regardless of winning or losing. He loved history and politics. He could converse about them at great length and passion. Sean was especially known for rooting for the underdogs on the right side of history. He was an extremely hard worker, working up until his passing.
He was survived by six of his seven children: son Sean R. Scott , daughters: Jacquelyn Scott Loren, Catherine Scott, Madison Scott, and Samantha Scott and son, Tobias Scott. His son, Ross Scott passed in March, 2011. He is also survived by a daughter at heart, Charlotte Scott and six grandchildren: James & Gracen Scott, Rachel, Emma & Sasha Loren, and Ross R. Mendes and by seven siblings: Teresa Scott Jacobson, Patricia Atkins, Kevin Scott, Peter Scott, Elizabeth Scott MacWilliams, Sharon Scott and Sheila Field. Sean was also survived by 13 nieces and nephews and 5 great nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will gather to honor and remember Sean on Thursday, September 13th from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King Street, Littleton, MA. His funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Friday, September 14 at 10:00 am. Sean will be laid to rest with his parents at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Sean's honor to his alma mater:
The University of Southern Mississippi, Development Office
118 College Drive, #5210
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
John J. Scott Jr. Scholarship Fund
Littleton High School
c/o Littleton Public Schools
33 Shattuck St.
P.O. Box 1486
Littleton, MA 01460
or a charity of your choice.