Mary Scott, age 67
of Chesterton, IN, passed away peacefully on October 11, 2020.
She was born on
January 21, 1953 in Charleston, WV, to Ofa and Kathleen (King) Shaffer, both
of whom preceded her in death.
She is survived by
her loving daughter, Tamatha “Renee Scott” (Tony) Lozano of Chesterton, IN;
her adoring grandson, Anthony Lozano of Chesterton, IN; her best friend of
over 40 years, Jane (Lou) Pivarski of Christopher, IL; her dear friends:
Donna and Jerry Daniels of Michigan City, IN, Margaret Zerby of Valparaiso,
IN, and Pastor Rodney Rudd of Portage, IN; her sister, Emma Mae Thaxton of
Charleston, WV; and by her many nieces and nephews.
She was also
preceded in death by her loving husband, William Scott; and by her brothers,
Clinton Shaffer and Charles “Pete” Scott.
During her high
school and college years, Mary worked tirelessly at her family’s diner to
pay her way through college. She studied economics in West Virginia, and she
received the Scholarship for Betty Crocker Award, which helped pay her way
Mary lived in
Chesterton in the same home for 47 years. She started her own business,
Deliveries Unlimited, which she owned for 35 years. She delivered for the
Chesterton Tribune and local flower shops.
She also worked for
WMU, was a substitute teacher, and also worked as a nurse for the Highland
Lakes Baptist Center in Indianapolis. Her favorite restaurant of all-time
was Santiago’s in Porter.
No services will be
held at this time.
arrangements are entrusted to the White-Love Funeral Home, Chesterton, IN.
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