TOPSFIELD - Joseph Raymond Scott, 79, died October 6, 2014, at his home. He was born August 13, 1935, in Sharon, Connecticut, the son of Edley and Theresa (Clarke) Scott. Joseph was born and raised in New York.
He retired from IBM after 30 years. He was an avid motorcycle rider and golfer. He loved sports, especially the New York Yankees.
Joseph is survived by his wife of 58 years, Cleo (Jenkins) Scott; three children, Thomas Scott and his wife, Roberta, Tracy Rousseau and her husband, Allen, and Jody Scott; three grandchildren, Jeromine, Jonathan and Brenna; one brother, Edley Scott; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
There will be a luncheon and memorial service 11 a.m. Thursday, October 9, at Topsfield Town Hall. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to American Cancer Society, 1 Bowdoin St., Mills Island Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086. Those who wish may sign an online guest register and leave written condolences at www.clayfuneralhome.com.