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December 24, 2013

Margaret A. Scott

The Daily Star

---- — Margaret A. Scott

SCHENEVUS — Margaret A. Scott, 86, of Schenevus, passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side, on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at Otsego Manor. 

She was born March 27, 1927, in Oneonta, the daughter of  the late Hugh C. and Beulah F. (Forman) McDonald.

Margaret graduated from Oneonta High School.

On June 8, 1947, Margaret married Allen F. Scott in West Davenport. Allen predeceased her on June 8, 1987.

Her greatest love was feeding and watching birds. Margaret is survived by her two daughters, Priscilla Thompson of Otego and Beverly and Rick Amo of Maryland; two granddaughters, Pam and Joel Rose and their three sons, Parker, Cameron and Wyatt Rose of Great Mills, Md., and Michelle Jones and fiancé, Jason Harageones and their son, Jason Jr. of Otego; one brother, Lynn McDonald of New Hampshire; one brother-in-law, Lewis and Pat Scott of Florida; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be held from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at the Bookhout Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oneonta. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the Schenevus Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Country Meadows Activity Fund, c/o Otsego Manor, 128 Phoenix Mills Crossroad, Cooperstown, NY, 13326, in loving memory of Margaret A. Scott.

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Funeral arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.