|Margaret Ann Scott was born October 14, 1933 in Washington, Iowa, the daughter of J. Homer and Myrtle (Booth) Vincent. She attended Bunker Hill rural school, Graduated from Wellman High School in 1952 and Iowa State in 1956 with a degree in Home Economics. In 1953 she was baptized at the Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman. She was a member of the United Christian and Baptist Church in Kalona. On September 7, 1968 she was united in marriage to Richard Scott at the United Christian and Baptist Church in Kalona. Margaret worked at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for nearly 30 years as a Clinical Dietitian before retiring in 1997. Margaret served as a Director and Vice President of the Wellman Coop Telephone, Washington County 4-H Committee, and the Mid-Prairie Council of Churches. She was a member of the Friendship Force and Barn Quilts of Washington County. She enjoyed traveling, sewing, quilting, volunteering and spending time with her family. Margaret died on Saturday, December 20, 2008 at the Pleasantview Home in Kalona following a brief illness at the age of 75 years.
Margaret is survived by a daughter - Elizabeth Hess of Washington; a son - Michael Scott and wife Kathleen of Westgate; grandchildren - Jayme and Sara Hess of Orange City; Jason Hess of Washington; Jacob, Rachel, John, Mary, Benjamin, Naomi, Adam and Hannah Scott of Westgate; and a brother Gene Vincent and wife Arlene of Bettendorf. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Richard, a brother John Vincent, a sister-in-law Shirley Vincent, and a nephew Brian Vincent. |