Evelyn Buckley Scott
Evelyn Buckley Scott, 80, of Ewing passed away Friday at her home.
Born in Trenton, she was a lifelong area resident.
Mrs. Scott retired as secretary to the Mercer County Engineer. Prior to that, she was the secretary at Incarnation School for 20 years. She maintained her real estate license with Action USA Patti Constance Real Estate.
A Graduate of Cathedral High School – Class of 1954, she was a member of the Cathedral Alumni Association; the Lawrenceville American Legion Post #414, Ladies Auxiliary; the Sons and Daughters of Erin; the Mercer County Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 6; Ewing Township Patriotic Committee, and Naomi’s Friends.
Mrs. Scott was involved with Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in West Trenton where she was involved with CCD; was extraordinary Minister of the Eucharistic and a member of the Senior Citizen’s Club.
Daughter of the late Jeremiah and Rosetta Feeney Buckley, wife of the late Robert W. Scott, sister of the late John Buckley, she is survived by her daughter, Lyn Scott and her fiancé Lee Talar, both of Ewing; her granddaughter, Nicole Fellows of Ewing; her sister, Sr. Rosetta Buckley, RSM of Lawrence Township; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5 – 8PM at the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 935 Parkway Ave., Ewing.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 137 West Upper Ferry Road, West Trenton at 10AM.
Burial will follow in St Mary’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Mount Carmel Guild, 73 N. Clinton Ave., Trenton, NJ 08609; It’s a Ruff Life Rescue, 2113 Whatley Road, Hamilton, NJ 08690; McAuley Hall Health Care Center, 1633 Highway 22, Watchung, NJ 07069; or Deaf Dogs Rock Rescue, 3962 Bluebird Lane, Salem, VA 24153.
Posted on 19 Sep 2015 by MFH