Marcia Ann Scott, 89, died February 22, 2022 at Senior Class Community Memory Care in Pequot Lakes, MN. She was born to Maxwell and Pauline (Brooke) Woodward on February 23, 1932 in Clarinda, Iowa, the youngest of 2 children. Marcia was a member of the Methodist Church and PEO. She was a passionate painter throughout her life. She was particularly fond of porcelain painting and was a member of the IL China Painters Guild. Upon her retirement, Marcia starred in theater productions and the roles she played are fondly remembered.
Marcia was married to Robert “Bob” Beman Scott, her high school sweetheart, on January 20, 1952 in Villisca, IA. She graduated from Villisca High School in 1950. Marcia worked outside the home and eventually Bob’s career moved the family to MN. In 1972 the family moved to Kankakee, IL where Bob and Marcia opened a Plywood Minnesota franchise and worked side by side. They both retired in 1993 and purchased a winter home in Mesa, AZ. After 45 years in IL, they moved back to MN, where they enjoyed living on a small lake.
His daughters cherish his memory, Merilee Scott Eckhardt (husband Marty) of Sacramento, CA, Melinde (Mindi) Scott of Pequot Lakes, MN, and her grandson Maxwell “Max” Eckhardt of Sacramento, CA.
A celebration of life will take place this summer. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes.