SCOTT, Richard L, 81, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital, Wheeling.
Born in Pittsburgh, PA, August 10, 1931, he was the son of the late Robert W. Scott Sr. and Sadie Ann Scott.
Richard was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Wheeling, retired employee of U.S Steel- Homestead Division and a U.S. Navy Veteran.
In addition to Richard’s parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert W. Scott Jr; sister, Sarah Elizabeth Hill and long time companion, Rita De Leonibus.
Richard is survived by his brother, Raymond M. Scott of Pittsburgh, PA; step-son, Ernie Sexton of Warren, OH; grandson, Ernest G. Sexton of Malvern, AR; brotherinlaw, Roy Hill Jr. of Youngstown, OH and several nieces and nephews in the Pittsburgh Area.
Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV. on Sunday, March 17, 2013, from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Bob Willits officiating.
Private interment will be held at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 1307 Chapline Street, Wheeling, WV. 26003.
On line condolences may be expressed at www.altmeyer.com.