Scott A. Ovitt, Sr., 61, of East Schroon River Road, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at his home following a brief illness.
Born March 31, 1961 in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late William and Betty (Rounds) Ovitt.
He was a lifelong resident of the area.
Scott honorably served his country in the United States Air Force until his discharge in 1978.
He was a man that was always on the go, which started at an early age as he began trapping and selling his furs for money to buy Christmas presents. He was a man of many talents and worked in the woods, logging, cutting firewood, and eventually paving. Scott operated his own rig and started his business, T&J Trucking, hauling freight throughout the country.
Besides his parents, he is predeceased by a sister, Becky Tucker.
He is survived by his son, Scott Ovitt, Jr., of Diamond Point and daughter, Santana Ovitt of NC; he is also survived by three grandchildren, Joseph Brown, Lilly Brown, and Zoey Nagy, and nephews, Jason and Justin Tucker.
At Scott’s request, there are no calling hours or funeral services scheduled.