Velma B. Scott

July 2, 1917 - May 13, 2015

Service Date: May 16, 2015

Visitation:  Friday May 15,  from 7 - 9 p.m.   Ross Funeral Chapel, Port Hope ON

Funeral Service:  Saturday May 16,  at 2:30 p.m.   Ross Funeral Chapel, Port Hope ON


Peacefully at Extendicare Port Hope, Port Hope on Wednesday May 13th, 2015 in her 98th year.  Velma Lightle, beloved wife of the late Elmore Scott for over 50 years.  Devoted mother of Diane (Chester Froncz), Gail (Ron Niebergall), Bonnie (Ray McCool), Kim (John Burrett), and the late Robert and Betty.  Loving grandmother of Janette (Robert Winslow), Mark (Beth), Kristina (Peter Nairn), Brett (Cathy), Tarra, Trevor, Amber (Mark Karrsing), Sean, and Laura.  Dear great grandma of Emily, Ben, Jakob, Jake, Cody, Nathan, Rachelle, Maverick, Lily, Nora, and Phoebe.  Predeceased by her Lightle siblings Beatrice, Elmer, Elsie, Gladys, Oscar, Omer, Bert, Hilton, and Victor. She will also be missed by her many nieces and nephews.

The Garden Hill United Church & The UCW, quilting bees, community euchre parties & bingo were very important parts of her life.  Her great sense of humour, wonderful laugh and loyalty, will be remembered by all.

Friends are invited to call at the Ross Funeral Chapel, 135 Walton St., Port Hope, on Friday from 7 – 9 p.m.

Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday May 16th, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.

Interment to follow at Knoxville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the charity of your choice or to Knoxville Cemetery would be appreciated

Jason brooks, director of research and communications for the foundation for education reform & accountability, a think tank