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“Cortney, Sorry to hear about your Grandpa. Just read about him in the paper a few minutes ago--too late to come to the visitation. I was just...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Mrs. Stone

“Judy and family. Our heart felt thoughts and prayers are with you all and may God Bless. I can still hear him call Roland, Ro ho. What a great guy...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Roland & Bertha Franks

“For all Joe's family. Your loss is felt by many people , of all different walks of life . And that to you will say . Joe ...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: dawn milroy

“Jim and Richelle- I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know we haven't spoken in awhile, but I can relate to your situation, and just wanted to...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Bo Dare ( a.k.a. Billie Jo Clark)

“Kelly, Toni, Judy and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I can't believe Joe is gone. He made me laugh a lot over the years. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Kay Marsyla, Grand Rapids MI

“Judy & Family ~ My deepest condolences go to you and your family. It has been a long time since I have seen any of you but I still remember Joe and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Chris Harper (Crouse)

“Dear Judy and family: I am so sorry to hear of Joe's passing. You both were such good friends to me. I am so sorry that we had lost touch with each...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Vera McCreery

Joseph C. " The Rock " Scott, age 62, of Cleveland, IL. , died Monday, September 3, 2007 at Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, Silvis.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, September 6, 2007 at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, Ltd. 6601-38th Avenue, Moline. Visitation is from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial is in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Memorials may be made to the family.

Joe was born January 19, 1945 in Moline, the son of Joseph C and Dorothea Ann (Veceli) Scott. He married Judith Griffin on April 11, 1964 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Moline.

Joe was employed as a correctional officer Sgt. at the East Moline Correctional Facility. He was earlier employed with the Colona Police Department, and as a Henry County Deputy.

Joe was a navy veteran serving from 1962-66. He was a volunteer fireman from 1977-78; 2nd Term Commander of American Legion Post #1233 Colona, co-founder of L.A.D. Legionnaires Against Drugs and he started Legion Riders both in Colona.


Wife Judith

Sons Kelly (Toni) Scott Fairfield, IA.

James (Richelle) Scott Moline

Kevin (Chris) Scott Colona

Grandchildren Cortney, Brett, Aby, Jamie & Gannon Scott

2 Brothers and 3 Sisters

He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Jamie Allen Scott, twin brother of James and 2 brothers.


Online condolences may be expressed to Joe's family by visiting his obituary at www.esterdahlmortuary.com.

Funeral Home
Esterdahl Mortuary
6601 38th Ave. Moline, IL 61265
Tel. (309) 736-7100