Mitchell Kevin Scott
OCEAN CITY — Mitchell Kevin Scott, 56, CEO of Great Scott Broadcasting, passed away on Sunday, March 17 in Ocean City.
Mitch grew up in Pottstown, Pa., where his parents founded WPAZ radio/Great Scott Broadcasting. He was a beloved brother, uncle and friend. Many knew him by his long reign in Ocean City as the “king” of broadcasting. Mitch was known for his generosity, quick wit and intense energy. Mitch was an avid fitness buff, was a 5th degree black belt in Karate and competed in many tournaments. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herb and Faye and sister Robin.
Mitch is survived by his brothers, Jeff Scott of W. Palm Beach, Fla., Marc Scott of Salida, Colo. and Todd Scott of Villa Nova, Pa.; his sister, Karen “Kak” Scott Flores of Pottstown, Pa.; six nieces; one nephew; his dog, Baby; and the love of his life, Anya. He will be missed by all that knew him. “We will love you forever.”
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at The Fountains in Salisbury. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mitch’s name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, Okla. 73123-1718. Letters of condolence may be sent to www.burbagefuneralhome.com.
Roger Arlen Hoffman
OCEAN CITY — Roger Arlen Hoffman, age 83, of Baltimore and Ocean City, died Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Stella Maris Hospice, Timonium.
Born Nov. 27, 1929, in York, Pa., he was the son of the late Carl and Ethel Damuth Hoffman. He was the husband of 64 years of Margaret Marie McIlvaine Hoffman.
Roger was a service manager for Brooks Price Buick for many years. He had a passion and love for fishing. Roger was a APBA boat racing champion and had owned and operated the Bayside Marina in West Ocean City. Roger was a graduate of York High School, York, Pa. He was an avid Maryland Terps fan. He especially loved spending time with his family. Surviving in addition to his wife are sons, Steve Hoffman of Reisterstown, Md., Mike Hoffman of Ocean Pines, Md. and Brad Hoffman and Scott Hoffman both of Ocean City; daughter, Wendy Steil of Westminster; and niece, Lori Shue of Manchester, Pa. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by sister, Jean Bury of York, Pa.
A private celebration of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Maryland Chapter, 100 Painters Mill Road – Suite 800, Owings Mills, Md. 21117. Online condolences may be made at www.haightfuneralhome.com