HODGDON – Arnold M. Scott, 86, died Nov. 20, 2011, at a local hospital. He was born Feb. 11, 1925, in Houlton, son of William and Lillian (Kiley) Scott.
Arnold served in the U.S. Army during World War II, seeing combat in the European Theatre. He married Irene Comeau, in 1949, and after her death in 1983 Arnold married Norma Jeanne Stacey, in 1986. Arnold worked for Thompson Oil Co. for 43 years performing many duties, but primarily was their burner technician.
Arnold is survived by his wife, Norma of Houlton; two sons from his first marriage, Carl Scott and his wife, Cyndi, of Hodgdon, and Michael Scott and his wife, Tammi, of Houlton; five grandchildren, Duska, Cassie, Brad, Joshua and Tia; several great-grandchildren; two brothers, Gerald Scott of Houlton and William Scott of Caribou; one sister, Mary Craig of Houlton; many nieces and nephews; and several stepchildren, Royal Stacey, John Stacey, Mark Stacey, Marsha Carmichael, Catherine Shrode, Mary Michaels and Rebecca Spearman, and their families. He was predeceased by his parents; brothers, Olin and Paul; and sisters, Helen, Harriett and Myrtle.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Dunn Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Gifts may be made in Arnold’s memory to Madigan Estates Activity Fund or the charity of one’s choice, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Online condolence and guest book at