Scott C. Eggers, 48
Scott Carter Eggers, age 48, of Farmington, Minn., passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 7.
Visitation will held from 5-7 p.m. Monday, May 12, at White Funeral Home, 901 Third St., in Farmington. A vigil will held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 13, at the Church of St. Michael, 22120 Denmark Ave. in Farmington, immediately followed by a Rite of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Scott will be laid to rest in the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Marshalltown, Iowa, in a private ceremony at a later date.
Scott was born Nov. 3, 1965, in Marshalltown, Iowa, where he lived his entire childhood. He graduated from Marshalltown High School and then from Iowa State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering. He later obtained his MBA from St. Ambrose University.
He was very proud of his career history as an engineer which included positions at the Lake City Army Ammunitions Plant in Independence, Mo., Oral "B" in Iowa City, Iowa, and Ford Motor Company and Boston Scientific in the Minneapolis area. He currently held a director's position at GN Resound.
Scott took his career seriously and worked hard to provide for his family. He loved sports and was an avid Iowa State Cyclone fan, St. Louis Rams and L.A. Dodgers fan. He especially enjoyed coaching his son's baseball and basketball games and was their biggest fan. He enjoyed yard work, gardening, and fishing.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Tina; and their two sons, Mitchell Scott and Matthew Carter Eggers, at home in Farmington; his parents, Charles and Cathy Thompson of Garwin, Iowa; sisters, Julie (Bill Preston) Trickett of Marshalltown, Iowa, and Amy (Brad) Cox also of Garwin, Iowa; brother, Rusty (Cindy) Eggers of Osage Beach, Mo.; paternal grandmother, Winifred Thompson of State Center, Iowa; numerous in-laws, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins including "special" aunt, Jane Montgomery.
Scott was preceded in death by his grandparents, Milt and Darlene Montgomery, and Charles Thompson, Sr.
Memorial contributions can be directed to the funeral home and will be placed in a trust for Mitchell and Matthew's secondary education.
White Funeral Home, Farmington, 651-463-7374.