John Scott Quillen, 80, passed away peacefully on September 17th, 2021.
He was born in Lewes, Delaware October 30th, 1940. He leaves behind Barbara, his wife of 59 years, as well as his daughter, Beth Shaw-Woods and Patrick Woods, his son, Brad Scott Quillen and Angela Quillen, four grandchildren, Alexandria, Ashley, Kenna and Kayden, his brother Raymond Quillen and Heidi Quillen and two nieces Abbey and Erin. He was preceded in death by his parents Helen and John Quillen.
Scott graduated from West Virginia Wesleyan College in 1962 and was a member of Theta Chi Fraternity.
Scott was a loving husband, father, grandfather and educator. He went on to teach high school for 47 years as well as coaching football.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be given either to The Marcus Neuroscience Institute at Boca Raton Regional http://donate.brrh.com/make-a-donation/stroke-neuro/ or TrustBridge Hospice by the sea http://www.trustbridgefoundation.org
He will be laid to rest in a small service on Monday September 27th, 2021 at 11:00am in the Remembrance Chapel Mausoleum at the Boca Raton cemetery 451 SW 4th Ave, Boca Raton, FL 33432
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