R. Scott Gough, most affectionately known as "Scotty," 68, passed away unexpectedly with his loving family by his side. He was born Oct. 31, 1949, to William N. Gough and Alice Wood Gough. He is survived by his son, Eric S. Gough, his daughter-in-law Christin and two beloved granddaughters. He is also survived by his brother, William Gough, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother John W. Gough.
Scott retired from New York State Department of Corrections in 2001 after 30 years of service. After retirement he enjoyed his family, cooking, gardening, boating, and spending time with his many friends and neighbors.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, March 7th from 4 to 7 p.m. at Heald Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.
As a lifelong animal lover, the family asks that donations in Scott's memory be made to Saratoga County Animal Shelter or your local animal shelter.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Heald Funeral Home, 7521 Court Street, Elizabethtown, N.Y.
To light a memorial candle or leave an online condolence please visit www.healdfuneralhomeinc.com
Published on March 3, 2018