July 17, 1944 - January 20, 2018
Hugh Robert Stott, 73, of Melbourne Beach, Florida died suddenly at home on January 20th 2018, after surviving a long battle with Multiple Myeloma. He was born in Troy, New York, son of the late Marshall R. Stott and Eleanor R. Stott. Hugh is survived by his wife who was his dedicated caregiver, Nancy, son Derek Marshall Stott and his wife Peggy of Houston, Texas, daughter Megan Rae Stott of Melbourne Beach, Florida, grandsons Maxwell Hugh Stott and Jace Tyler Stott who brought much joy to him during his illness, brother David M. Stott and wife Becky, of Ocala, Florida, sister Leslie A. Roedel and husband Charles, of San Jose, California, stepson John Layton, Robesonia, Pennsylvania, and many nieces and nephews. After graduating from Waterveliet High School, he completed the General Electric Apprentice Training Program in Schenectady, New York. In addition to serving in the US Army, he attended Sienna College while working for GE. At mid-career, he joined Public Service Electric and Gas Company in Newark, New Jersey as the corporate Turbine Engineer. He retired in 2004 from the PSE&G as Maintenance Services Manager. He enjoyed time in the Adirondack and Pocono Mountains, golfing, downhill skiing, boating, and fishing with his family throughout his life. He was an active Boy Scout in his youth and also an adult leader for many years. Hugh and his family would like to acknowledge the care and treatment he received at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. The care he received there extended his life by many years. In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation in Hugh's memory to MD Anderson or the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at Michael Hegarty & John Vincent Scalia Home For Funerals and Cremation Service, 3377 US Highway 9, Old Bridge, New Jersey. Interment will take place on Monday at Memory Garden's Cemetery, 983 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12205.
Hugh Robert Stott, 73, of Melbourne Beach, Florida died suddenly at home on January 20th 2018, after surviving a long battle with Multiple Myeloma. He was born in Troy, New York, son of the late Marshall R. Stott and Eleanor R. Stott. Hugh... View Obituary & Service Information
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