2011-02-24 / Obituaries


Anita S. Scott, age 72, peacefully passed away at Hospice Legacy Home in Ocala, FL on January 13, 2011. Anita was born in Brooklyn, NY on February 2, 1938. She graduated from St. Brendan’s High School.

Anita married her hometown sweetheart, Joseph P. Scott in 1959. They moved to Mahopac, NY where they resided for 27 years. She worked for the Dept. of Social Services in Carmel, NY, for 27 years and retired in 2000.

Survivors include her loving husband of 51 years, Joseph P. Scott along with their four children, Joanne Landman, Paul Scaccianoce, Janice Domingue and Maria Gaudio. Anita also has nine grandchildren and a sister, Helen Fitzpatrick of NJ.

Anita will always be remembered as a gentle, kind, caring, giving and loving person to all she knew. Although she is no longer with us, her spirit will live on forever in our hearts.

Family will receive friends on Friday March 4 from 2-4 & 7-9pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home, 692 US Route 6, Mahopac, NY (845-621-1992). A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday March 5 at 11am at St. John the Evangelist Church, Mahopac.

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