Scott A. Arnott, 77, of Burke, Virginia, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021, at home surrounded by family. He was born June 10, 1944, in Brockton, Massachusetts, the son of late Alexander and Ruth Arnott, and was the oldest sibling of five. He graduated from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in 1967 and served in the Army from 1969-1971. On February 3, 1973, he married Anne Marie Ward.
For over 30 years he worked as a Pharmacist at Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, Virginia, and ended his career as a State Inspector of Pharmacies for the Virginia Department of Health. He was a dedicated family man who served as a successful youth soccer and basketball coach for his children’s teams for over ten years, leading his daughter’s soccer team to a Virginia State Cup Championship in 1987. Outside of coaching, he was an avid golfer.
He is survived by his wife, Anne Marie; son and daughter-in-law Keith and Alison Arnott; daughter and son-in-law Meredith and Mark Dobranski; daughter Jill Arnott; and five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to AseraCare Hospice, 9790 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235.