Rev. Charles J. Scott
SCOTT, Rev. Charles J. - Peacefully at Earl’s Court Village on Saturday, April 8, 2017, Rev. Charles J. Scott of London in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of the late Mary Scott, nee Smith. Loving father of Jim Scott and his wife Bev of London and Becky and her husband Richard Tunks of Ingersoll. Proud grandfather of Carl and Marie Scott of Markham, Ian and Lisa Scott of New Zealand, Anne Scott of London, Dwain and Ploy MacIntosh of China, Lori MacIntosh and Scott Seaman of Southampton, Scott MacIntosh of Ingersoll, and Steven and Helen Tunks of Nixon. Great-grandfather of Ainsley, Anderson, Tyler, Emily, Sophia, Jacqueline, Maeven, Cody, Hayden, Aubree, and Avery. Dear brother of Hugh Henry (Harry) Scott and his late wife Laura of Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia and the late Harold and Marion Scott of Strathroy.
Charlie, will be remembered by many especially as a minister at weddings, baptisms and funeral services. He started his ministry in 1948 with the United Church of Canada in Kennetcook N.S., followed by churches in Blyth, Sarnia, and Hamilton. In 1964 he served as Chaplain at the London Psychiatric Hospital until his retirement. He was an active member of the community and a dedicated Kiwanian for over 50 years.
Visitation on Friday, April 14 from 2-4 p.m. at Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond. The memorial service will be conducted at Richards Memorial United Church, 360 Edgeworth Ave. south of Dundas Street on Saturday, April 15 at 2 pm. Cremation with private interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Kiwanis Music Festival of London Inc. or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.
Doug & Grace Kerr and Joseph Kerr & Carly Sponarski
April 9, 2017, 6:37 pm
To the Scott and Tunks families, We are so sorry for your loss. We will remember Rev. Scott as a shining example of a life well-lived. With our deepest sympathies, Doug, Grace, Joseph and Carly
Bonnie (Cairns) Veenstra
April 10, 2017, 7:14 am
To Jim, Bev and family
Please accept my condolences on the loss of your Dad.
My thoughts are with you all at this very difficult time.
Doug and Susan McGregor
April 11, 2017, 11:55 am
Jim and Bev: We are very sorry to hear of Charlie's death. He was a wonderful man and we know that he will be remembered with love. We will be thinking of you and your family this week-end and send our best wishes to you all.
Chaplain Maureen Dwyer
April 11, 2017, 3:52 pm
My deepest sympathy on the death of this wonderful man, yet joyful in the knowledge that he is reunited with the love of his life and begins eternity with the God he loved so much.
I got to know Charlie in my capacity as Chaplain at Kensington Village. Charlie would visit Mary often and was a member of our Caregivers/Family Support group. As usual Charlie offered probably more help than he received... That's just the kind of person he was. Charlie also led a few Church Services, reminding everyone of God's unending love.
I feel blessed to have crossed paths with Charlie. May fond memories of him ease your sorrow.
Lorna, Isabelle & Derek
April 11, 2017, 8:27 pm
Dear Jim & Bev and family, please accept our condolences on the loss of your Dad. our thoughts are with you all at this time.
Lorna, Isabelle & Derek
Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, NS
April 13, 2017, 11:14 pm
April 14, 2017, 1:35 pm
Dear Becky and Jim
Please accept my sincere condolences at the passing of your father. He was a remarkable man (and a wonderful orchid grower).
79 Hawkesbury Ave.
Judy and David Watson
April 14, 2017, 4:54 pm
We look back on our many times together in matter pertaining to Rowntree Memorial United Church. Reverend Scott was always the pleasant and positive member in the church and sought out amicable solutions for all concerned. We'll miss his smile but remember all he has achieved to advance the well-being of so many.
steve and nancy turner and family
April 15, 2017, 9:16 am
Becky, Dick and family, We were sorry to hear of the passing of your dad and grandfather. We remember him as a wonderful man. Due to family commitments we are unable to attend services but we will have you all in our thoughts.
Add Your Condolence
PLEASE NOTE: Your message should be posted instantly after the security feature allows you to send your message. If your message does not appear on our website, please email your message to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete 2 simple steps to place a Memorial Donation
1. Notify Family
2. Remit donation (a new browser window will open)
Note that donations must be made directly through the aforementioned organizations. Harris Funeral Home does not collect donations.
Step One: Notify Family
Complete and send the form below to notify family of your contribution: