Obituary: Bryon Scott Jr., 90

Bryon Arthur Scott Jr., age 90, formerly of Georgetown, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center. He was the widower of Lorraine Holmes.

Born in Norwalk, he was a son of the late Bryon Arthur Sr. and Emma Lockwood Scott. He was raised in Wilton, graduated from Gilbert and Bennett School and was a 1947 graduate of Staples High School.

“Scotty” (as he was known by friends and family), along with his cousin Charles Pfahl owned and operated Wilton Decorating Service for over 30 years. He was a member of the senior league and past president of the Ridgefield Golf Club, a long time member of the Wilton Lions Club, life time member and past president of the Wilton Athletic Club.

Bryon is survived by his children Doug and wife Debby of South Carolina, Jerry and wife Susan of Danbury, Gale Ungar and husband David of Redding and Brenda Ricco and husband Ernest of Wilton, 21 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and sister Dorothy Lockwood of Ridgefield . He was predeceased by wife Lorraine Scott of Georgetown, son Bruce Scott and his wife Angelica, as well as brothers Ralph and Robert.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1, at 10 a.m. at the Bouton Funeral Home (31 West Church St., Georgetown). Friends may greet his family from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m., when the service will begin. For a full obituary and to offer online condolences to Bryon’s family please visit the Bouton Funeral Home website.