Obituaries

Serving Our Community Since 1951
top banner

Obituary Listings

Serving Our Community Since 1951

Herbert "Scrip" Scripture

May 27, 1920 September 22, 2017
Herbert "Scrip" Scripture
There are condolences waiting approval on Herbert's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Herbert

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Herbert "Scrip" Scripture

Herbert “Scrip” Dwight Scripture, age 97, of Stratford, beloved husband of the late Winifred (O’Connell) Scripture passed away Friday, September 22, 2017 in the West River Nursing Facility. Mr. Scripture was born May 27, 1920 in Stratford and was life time Stratford resident. 

“Scrip” as he was known to his friends was a United States Army Veteran of World War II and a retired letter carrier for the US Postal Service. He was a graduate of Stratford High School, a member of the Stratford VFW post 9460, US Postal retirees and the America St John AF AM Post no 8 Lodge in Stratford. He enjoyed golfing, bowing and spending time with his family. 

Survivors include daughter, Diane Scripture of Stratford; his niece Cam and nephew Peter. 

He was predeceased by two sisters, Harriet Williams and Dorothy Hague.  

Friends are invited to attend his funeral service officiated by the Reverend Simeon Law on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the William R. McDonald Funeral Home, 2591 Main St, Stratford. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery, Stratford. 

Friends may visit with his family Wednesday morning before service time from 9:30 am to 11:00 am. 

In lieu of flowers, donation in his name may be made to either the American Cancer Society, 372 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897, www.cancer.org or The American Diabetes Association, 2080 Silas Deane Hwy, Rocky Hill, CT 06067, www.diabetes.org

For additional information or to leave a message of condolence, visit www.wrmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.

To plant a tree in memory of Herbert "Scrip" Scripture, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

27

Sep

9:30 AM 9/27/2017 9:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/27/2017 11:00:00 AM
William R. McDonald Funeral Home

2591 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

William R. McDonald Funeral Home
2591 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Service

Wednesday

27

Sep

11:00 AM 9/27/2017 11:00:00 AM
William R. McDonald Funeral Home

2591 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

officiated by the Reverend Simeon Law

William R. McDonald Funeral Home
2591 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Interment

Wednesday

27

Sep

12:00 PM 9/27/2017 12:00:00 PM
Union Cemetery

Temple Court
Stratford, CT 06615

Union Cemetery
Temple Court Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Diabetes

2080 Silas Deane Highway
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

American Cancer Society

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...