Delores “Jean” Scott, 86, of Streator passed away Sunday, January 27, 2019 at her home in Streator surrounded by her loving family.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 A.M. Saturday, February 2, 2019 at St. Michael the Archangel Church, Streator. Rev. Fr. Ryan Mattingly will officiate.
Visitation will be from 4-7 P.M. Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Solon-Telford Funeral Home, Streator.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Streator. Pallbearers will be her grandchildren, Scott, Shaun and Adam Johnson; Tyler Zachary, Jordan Scott and Ron Ewing.
Born March 2, 1932 in Streator she was the daughter of Harry and Nellie (Egan) Bradley. She married Russell G. Scott on August 16, 1952 at Immaculate Conception Church, Streator.
She is survived by her husband, Russell Scott of Streator; daughters, Sandra (Art) Johnson of Streator, Jody (Bill) Zachary of Grand Ridge and Gayle (Dick) Scott- Shuma of Aurora; a son, Mark Scott of Orlando, Florida; grandchildren, Sarah (Ron) Ewing, Kelly Zachary, Scott Johnson, Amanda Scott, Shaun (Darcy) Johnson, Adam (Joy) Johnson, Tyler Zachary and Jordan Scott; great grandchildren, Mason, Carter, Addyson and Sydney Ewing; and Maddux Johnson; Jean was expecting another great grandchild in May; a brother, Thomas (Barbara) Bradley of Streator; sister in laws, Rosemary Bradley of Streator, Emma Scott of Indianapolis and Diane Scott of Santa Fe, Texas: a sister and brother in law, Nancy and Ron Starkey of Normal; and life-long friend, Roberta “Bobbie” Koral of Streator.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Florence DeZarn; and brothers, William, Joe and Pete Bradley.
Raised in the Ancona area Jean attended Long Point Grade School and graduated from Long Point High School.
She worked for Owens Illinois Glass Company for 27 years in the Selecting Department.
She was a member of the former Immaculate Conception Church and currently belonged to St. Michael the Archangel Church. She was also a member of the Golden Emblem Club for retirees from Owens.
Through the years Jean enjoyed the many bus trips she took and helped to organize.
Jean was a loving mother, grandmother and sister who cherished the time spent with her family. She will be dearly missed by her close knit family.
Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.solontelford.com