Scott R.'s Story
Mr. Scott R. Laurie, 67, of Gloucester passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 8, 2016, at home following a brief illness with his loving family at his side.
He was born June 22, 1949, in Gloucester, son of the late Dana and Margaret (Spanks) Laurie. He was a lifelong resident of Gloucester. A graduate of Gloucester High School, Class of 1968.
Scott was a very hard worker and had a very big heart. He was generous to a fault. We who were closest to him feel lucky to have been able to be with him through his life and to see him through this last part of his journey.
He was a United States Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. He held the rank of SP 4.
Scott is survived by his children, Jackie, Jennifer, Michael and Amanda; his grandchildren, Tiffany, Len, Savannah, Anitarose, Ruby, Danielle, Annabelle, Brittany, Ella and Kellan; his sister, Jeannine; and brother, Bruce.
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Joshua Amaral.
Scott’s graveside service will be in Beechbrook Cemetery, Essex Ave. (Route 133), Gloucester on Thursday, October 13, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. For online condolences and register book, please visit www.pikenewhall.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Pike-Newhall Funeral Home, 61 Middle St., Gloucester.
Published on  October 11, 2016