Arland Eugene (Joe) Scott was born May 25, 1929 to Kenneth and Hazel Olson Scott. He attended grade school in Rossie and when his family moved to Spencer, and later the Spencer school, graduating from high school in 1950. Joe worked at the Spencer theater, Trianon Roller Rink, and KICD Radio Stations. He always helped his dad in the rose bed and dahlia garden. He loved mowing lawns and mowed a lot at KICD. Joe suffered a stroke in July 1994 and retired from KICD.
Joe has made his home at Northshire Residence the last few years. He loved sports and was an avid fan of the Vikings, Twins and Spencer Tigers. He so enjoyed the visits from Coach Tighe.
Joe’s church was Grace United Methodist Church and he also enjoyed the church service at Northshire.
Joe was a good friend to everyone. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Duane and a sister in infancy, Carolyn.
He is survived by nephews: Steve and Shawn; niece, Laurie; several cousins including Sylvia (Don) Schoer who were his caregivers for years and other friends.
Thanks to Northshire for his excellent care while his made his home there.
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