Karen S. Scott of Portland passed away Tuesday evening at her residence. She was born in Henry County, Indiana the daughter of Arthur Richard and Virginia (DeLay) Petty. She was married February 20, 1960 to Robert L. Scott and he died July 2, 2004. She was retired from CTS in Berne and was a member of Portland Moose.
Surviving are two sons Kevin Scott (wife Vicky) of Liberty Center and Kenneth Scott (wife Kim) of Portland, one daughter Sandra Rodgers of Portland, Six brothers Arthur Richard Petty of Arizona, Robert Petty of Arizona, Raymond Petty of Arizona, Jack Petty of Pennville, Colin Petty of Farmland, Three sisters Martha Crawley of Arizona, Patricia Halstead of Farmland , Sandra Mills of Parker City, Eleven grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter Karla Reinhard
Graveside services will be Saturday at 10:00 AM in the Liber Cemetery with Pastor Randy Smith presiding. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 – 7:00 PM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Memorials can be made to the Jay County Cancer Society.