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Services Friday for Elizabeth Anne Scott, 38

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Elizabeth Anne Scott (Nee: Spangler), age 38 of Porter, IN, passed away on January 24, 2016.

She was born on November 4, 1977, in Harvey, IL.

She is survived by her husband of 13 years, Paul “Randy” Scott; twin sons, Paul III and Phillip Scott; parents, Dennis and Phyllis (Rapp) Spangler of Palmetto, FL, sisters, Jennifer White of Tampa, FL, and Rebecca Spangler of Hammond, IN; mother and father-in-law, Paul and Rita Scott, Sr. of Porter, IN; brother-in-law, Mark (Peggy) Tuzinski; sister-in-law, Tammy (Mark) Barragan and many nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends throughout the region.

Elizabeth graduated in 1996 from Munster High School where she was an athlete and a four time letterman. She played on two national soft ball teams, played basketball, softball, soccer and cross country. She joined the National Guard in 1995 while a junior in high school. She graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management. She also attended Jones International University in Centennial, Colorado, where she received a Master’s Degree in Education and graduated with Magna Cum Laude. She was on the board of the Chesterton Wrestling Club, known as “Spirit Wear.” She previously taught at Challenger Center at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond, IN, and worked for International Code Council in Flossmoor, IL. She was a substitute teacher for Chesterton schools and was currently teaching at Field Station Cooperative Preschool in Porter, IN, where she was very active in community programs and fundraisers. She was also a substitute teacher and coach at Discovery Charter School in Porter, IN. Elizabeth was an avid runner and was training to qualify to run the Boston Marathon.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 29, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, with Pastor Quincy Worthington officiating.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2016, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation will be provided by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.

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Posted 1/27/2016









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