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Linda L. Scott

February 7, 1941 — May 19, 2023

Linda L. Scott, 82, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, was called home at 8:30 am Friday, May 19, 2023, in her home surrounded by her family. She was born on February 7, 1941, the daughter of Alven and Valois (Saur) Paye. She married Donald “Don” Scott on January 10, 1959, and he preceded her in death on March 9, 2008.

Linda served in hospitality the majority of her life. She enjoyed baking, bowling, country line dancing, shopping, bingo, playing the slots, and puzzles.

She is survived by her children, Michael (Jody) Scott of Merrimac, Wisconsin, Chris (Pamela) Scott of Florida, Timothy (Connie) Scott of Machesney Park, and Ellen (Patrick) Moroney of Beloit, Wisconsin; brother, Larry Paye (Sherry); several grandchildren; and several great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her parents; husband, Donald Scott; son, Steven; grandson, Nickolaus; and sister, Judy (Paye) Heffron

A memorial visitation will be on Tuesday, May 30, 2023, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory, 1860 S. Mulford Road, Rockford, IL 61108. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Transitions Hospice, 3010 Forest View Road, Rockford 61109. Please share memories and condolences online.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2023

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Fitzgerald Funeral Home & Crematory - Mulford Chapel

1860 South Mulford Road, Rockford, IL 61108

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