Jon Arthur Scott


June 5, 1955 - November 14, 2011


Jon Arthur Scott was born June 5, 1955, at Mitchell, to Morris and Ardith (Hosmer) Scott. He grew up and attended school at Fedora and graduated from Artesian High School in 1973. On October 12, 1974, he married Julie Hetland at Artesian. He farmed in the Fedora and Artesian area for a number of years and was Supervisor at Graphic Packaging in Mitchell. He was baptized in the Methodist Church. He was on the Artesian City Council and was a member of the Artesian Community Improvement Association. He was an active member of the Artesian Community, mowed for the city, and for many years a member of the Artesian Softball League.

Jon is survived by his wife, Julie, Artesian; his daughters, Amy and husband, Jon Button, Brookings and Jessica and husband, Nick Van Overschelde, West Fargo, ND; his grandchildren: Kaitlyn and Ben Button and Grayson VanOverschelde; sister, Sandy and husband, Jeff Anderson, Madison, brother Jay and wife, Paulette Scott, Bergen, MN; mother, Ardith Scott, Howard and mother-in-law, Arlis Hetland, Sioux Falls.

He was preceded in death by his father, Morris, son, David John and father-in-law, Robert Hetland.


Thursday, November 17, 2011
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Saint Charles Catholic Church
Artesian, South Dakota


Friday, November 18, 2011
10:30 AM
Saint Charles Catholic Church
Artesian, South Dakota


Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Artesian, South Dakota

Posted by Grant, Kari, Annabelle, Willow and Eli Hosmer on November 19, 2011

We are so sorry for your loss. We are sad to hear of Jon's passing. Our prayers are with you and the family. Blessings.
Posted by Steve Clyde on November 18, 2011
I remember when you an Jon started dating, and always felt special to be a part of your lives. thank you for letting me be in your wedding and enjoy some special times with you. Please find support with God thru this time He will be missed
Posted by Dennis & Kelli (thompson) Nolz on November 18, 2011
Julie and family. My prayers and sympathy to you and the girls and their families today and in the days ahead as you reminisce and take time to heal your sorrows. Take care
Posted by Janelle Peterson on November 17, 2011
Julie, Amy, Jess, and have all certainly been in my thoughts the last few days. I know you are surrounded by many families and friends. Let them provide comfort to you now and in the days ahead. I will always remember Jon's great smile and laugh...he was quite a man and will be missed.
Posted by Brenda L. Mentele on November 17, 2011
Julie and family,
You have my deepest sympathy. May your memories, your faith, and the love and support of family and friends be a source of strength for you. You are in my prayers.
Posted by Julie Knutson on November 16, 2011
My deepest sympathy go out to you and your family, Julie. Be brave and strong my friend.
Posted by J Nunnally on November 16, 2011
The passing of a loved one is difficult. I know it has been a heartfelt time for me. Therefore, I'd like to share something encouraging through scripture. Please, read John 6:40, 44 and Ps. 36:9.
Posted by Rick Christensen on November 16, 2011
Julie, my thoughts are prayers are with your family. I have great memories of my days playing softball with Jon. I hope your special family memories help you thru this difficult time.
Posted by ciindy knowlton on November 16, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Just know that when jon spoke of you and his family it was with great love and pride.
Posted by Jeff and Lori Gottbreht on November 16, 2011
Julie and family I am so sorry for your loss, I feel so blessed to have seen Jon at the Hosmer get together in August, Jon will be dearly missed, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Posted by Carol & Tom Schade on November 16, 2011
Words are not enough. Julie and family, our thoughts are with you. Please find love and support from all your family and friends. Jon's memory will live with you forever -- he will be missed.
Posted by Jane Amick on November 16, 2011
My heartfelt sympathy and prayers go out to all of you. May special memories help you through this time of pain and loss.
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