Chesterton Tribune

Keri Scott dies at age 25

Back to Front Page





Keri A. Scott, age 25, of Michigan City, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2012, at Arbors at Michigan City.

Keri was born on December 31, 1986, in Michigan City, to Kenneth Raymond Scott and Diane Marie DeRango, both of whom survive.

She is also survived by one brother, Aaron Brandt, of Davenport, Florida; grandmothers Jackie Brandt, of Tomahawk, Wisc., and Doris Frame, of Chesterton; uncle Julius Scott of Michigan City; aunts Regina Miller, Bellville, Mich., and Corey Falejczyk; Special Godparents, Claudette and Bob Bente, and Michelle Watters, of Michigan City; special friends, Martha and Corey Hall and family, Michael Hack, Amber Thompson, Ashley, Aiden, and Micha Whittaker, Brittany and Tim Early, Sheri Horton, Sheri Belter, Britney Logmann, Sheri Nelson, and Judith Krueger.

Her grandparents, Ernest and Dorothy DeRango, Judith and Raymond Scott, Great-grandparents Julius and Anna Raska, and special uncle, Theodore Bale, preceded her in death.

Keri enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. She was a member of the Berrien County Dancers at the Lakeshore High School auditorium in Michigan. She enjoyed outdoor activities including swimming, fishing, boating, and camping. Her favorite place to be was Maui, Hawaii. She studied and read about dolphins.

Service will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2012, at Carlisle Funeral Home, at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. David M. Albertin, of Immanuel Lutheran Church officiating. The Carlisle Funeral Home is at 613 Washington St., Michigan City, Ind.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Thursday, March 8, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Huntington’s Disease Society of America, 505 Eighth Ave., Ste. 902, New York, NY, 10018.

To view her tribute, leave private or public condolences and sign the guest book visit


Posted 3/6/2012