Joseph “Ed” Schott, 90, of Butler passed away Monday, October 26, 2020 at his residence.
Born January 8, 1930 in Butler, he was a son of the late Joseph Clarence and Genevive (Schultis) Schott.
He retired from Logan's Vending Company in 1997, following 30 plus years of service. Following his retirement, He drove bus for Durham and A.J Meyers where he transported special needs children, He felt it was the least paying job but, the most rewarding.
He was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, where he served as a past Grand Knight. He was also on the financial board for St. Fidelis Collage and Seminary.
He enjoyed golfing, art and running.
Surviving are 2 sons, Joseph Bernard (Melanie) and Mark Edward (Debra) Schott. His daughter, L. Lynne (Ole) Bergh, whom he made his home.
Grandchildren: Adam, Hans, Erik, Jenna, Caleb and Jacob. Two great-grandchilden, Charleston Mae and Graham Edward.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Mary Joan Montifiore, Mary Therese "Tey" Gomes, Isabelle Colt and his former wife, Lois Schott.
There will be no public visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 10:00 am Saturday at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, 128 North McKean St. Butler, PA 16001.
Memorial donations may be made in his honor to The Little Sisters of the Poor, 1028 Benton Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15215, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Paul Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Shriner's Children's Hospital, 1645 W. 8th St., Erie, PA .16505.
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