Jonathan “J.D.” Scott, 20, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008, in rural Seward County as a result of an auto accident.
He was born July 20, 1988, to Greg and Marie (Cardenas) Scott in Liberal.
He graduated from Southwestern Heights in 2006. He played Kids Inc. football for 11 years. He was homecoming king at Southwestern Heights his senior year. He was active at Southwestern Heights playing football, basketball, golf and track. He also participated in FFA, Kays Club, Show Choir, choir and band.
He was employed as a roughneck with Zenith Drilling and worked as a farm hand for neighboring farmers.
He was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church and the NRA.
He enjoyed to hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed listening to music.
He is survived by his parents; two brothers, Private First Class Travis Scott, Liberal, and Jordan Scott, Liberal; and his grandparents, Toby and Flora Cardenas, Greeley, Colo.; uncles, Toby Jr. Cardenas, Greeley, Lupe Cardenas, Greeley, Dino Cardenas, Greeley, Ron Hora, Greeley, and Steve Scott, San Anselmo, Calif.; aunts, Hazel Cardenas, Greeley, Tommi Cardenas-Hora, Greeley, and Amy O’hare, Greeley; and 27 cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jim and Pauline Scott; his great-grandparents, Archie and Virginia Scott, Annie and Juan Griego and Angelo and Guadalupe Cardenas.
o Memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Anthony Catholic Church with Father James Dieker presiding.
Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. today at St. Anthony Catholic Church.
Friends may sign the register book until 5 p.m. today at Kitch – Brenneman Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Jonathan J.D. Scott Memorial Fund in care of Kitch-Brenneman Funeral Home, 1212 W. Second, Liberal, KS 67901.