- Scott A. Scripture, 51, died April 29, 2017, surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born to James and Joan (Libbey) Scripture, Scott graduated from Bangor High School, attended Maine Maritime Academy and graduated from the University of Maine at Orono with a B.S. in Business Administration. Scott served as Captain of the Orono, Maine, Police Department where he had the pleasure of serving the Orono community for 30 years. He derived tremendous enjoyment from being a Special Olympics volunteer. Scott was an avid sports enthusiast whether watching the N.Y. Giants or Boston Red Sox, hiking, hunting, or coaching Bangor Youth Football and Eastside Little League. In warm weather, Scott could be found riding his Harley with the "Shenanigans" as well as with his many other friends. His family was first and foremost as he treasured family gatherings. Scott was predeceased by his father. He is survived by his mother, his brothers, Jimmy and wife Rhonda, Mike and wife Ellen, Danny and wife Heather, favorite sister Patti, nephews, Nick and wife Erica, Andy and wife Connie, Josh, Justin, nieces Sam and Jenna, two great nephews, Henry and Gauge. Scott will forever be remembered by all those whose lives he touched. The family is most appreciative of the compassionate and professional care provided at EMMC.
Relatives and friends are invited to call 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, where a service in celebration of his life will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017. The family invites all, to share conversation and refreshments at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center St., Bangor, following the service.
Scott had a special place in his heart for animals so, those wishing to remember him in a special way, may donate in his memory to the Bangor Humane Society, 693 Mt. Hope Ave., Bangor, ME. 04401.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
Published on  May 1, 2017