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Salvatore "Buddy" Scotto

September 11, 2020

Obituary

Salvatore "Buddy" Scotto, 91, passed away, Friday, September 11, 2020.
Buddy was a graduate of St. Francis College, Brooklyn. He faithfully served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was active in the Army Reserves.
Buddy retired as a Captain in the Army. A longtime community activist, he was the founder of the Carroll Gardens Association, which built affordable housing and was a persistent voice for the clean-up of the Gowanus Canal.
He was the second generation, owner and funeral director of the landmark Scott Funeral Home in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
Beloved son of the late Pasquale and Rose (Clemente) Scotto.
Survivors include his children, Debra and Mark; grandchildren, Sofia, Sabrina, and Matteo; sister, Theresa "Dolly" Spinelli; son-in-law, Chris; and daughter-in-law, Jazmin.
Flowers will not be accepted. In lieu of sending flowers, kindly make donations to the Carroll Gardens Association, Inc. 201 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231, or contact them at 718-243-9301.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
September 12, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Inc.
199 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012

Visitation
Sunday
September 13, 2020

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Inc.
199 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012

Visitation
Sunday
September 13, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Inc.
199 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012

Funeral Mass
Monday
September 14, 2020

10:00 AM
Basilica of Old St. Patrick's Cathedral
263 Mulberry Street
New York, NY 10012

Interment
Monday
September 14, 2020

Green-Wood Cemetery
500 25th St
Brooklyn, NY 11232

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