Scott Murray “Scotty O” Owens- Scott was born into the arms of Virginia Shufelt on June 10, 1965 and returned to her loving arms March 17, 2018 after a courageous battle for the past few months with AML (acute myeoblastic leukemia). He passed at his sister’s home surrounded by his caring & devoted family.
Scott has requested no calling hours. Family and friends are invited to Scott’s celebration life is to be held on Sun. (April 15, 2018) at 3 p.m. in the VFW Post 947 26 Sodus St. Clyde, NY.
Scott asks in lieu of flowers please help other by making donations in his memory to:
Golisano’s Children’s Cancer Hospital @ Strong Memorial Hospital 601 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY 14642 or to The Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge 3395 Route 5/20 East, Seneca Falls, NY 13148.
Scott was an avid advocate for nature and our environment. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and going for walks just to be close to nature. He explained many times that the woods was his church. Among family and friends he was known as the animal whisperer. Scott will be remembered by all for his gentle and kind persona as well as a people person. Scott attended Clyde Savannah Central School. He was employed by Bricco Plumbing in Clyde N.Y. as a HVAC and plumbing mechanic and could always be found helping others when needed for any kind of repair.
Scott is survived by his devoted son, Dalton Owens, (Lynne Owens); his companion, Patricia Baird; siblings Penny (Richard) DeLeo, Rebecca (Steve) Salerno, Judith Blasczak, Roger Shufelt; step-children Kristen (Tavares) Harris, Kalah Whitcomb, Zachary(Jessica) Whitcomb, Kimberly Whitcomb, Timothy(Kay) Whitcomb; eight grandchildren; eight devoted nieces and nephews; six great-nieces and nephews; three pets that miss him dearly Isabella, Sebastian and Miss Kitty.