DeVonna L. Scott, 76, of Cambridge passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at home on January 18, 2011.
DeVonna Lorrene Scott was born July 11, 1934 in Sioux Falls, S.D. Dakota
to Robert and Beatrice (Anton) Hartsook. On Oct. 23, 1954 she married
Rex Scott in Adrian, Minn. They made their home and raised their family
in Sioux Falls and later in Owatonna.
They have lived in Cambridge since 2002. DeVonna loved being a homemaker and taking care of her family was of great importance. She loved fishing and one of her favorite fishing experiences was catching a brown trout in North Dakota, and rubbing in her catch to her husband with pride. They had many special fishing memories on Sugar Lake near Grand Rapids, Minn. and she will be dearly missed.
DeVonna will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Rex; son, Rex II. (Barbara) of Westminster, Calif.; two daughters, Penny (Timothy) Gillen of Andover, Nikki (Travis) Dowell of Cambridge; brother, Richard (Yvonne) Hartsook of Owatonna; 13 grandchildren, Gabriel (Lena), Melissa (Andrew), Stacey (Brian), Eric Lee (Tammy), Peter, Philip, Michael, Erin, Christopher, Kiersten, Rebekah, Derek and Kalvyn; five great-grandchildren, Alaina, Preston, Riley, Juliana and Kaylee; and by other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Beatrice Hartsook, and by an infant daughter, Toni Lee.
A memorial service was held Jan. 22 at Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel with Pastor Bill Steinke officiating.