Scott M. Warner, 48

Scott M. Warner, of Plainwell passed away suddenly on Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the age of 48.

Scott was born on Aug. 28, 1965, in Saginaw. He was a 1983 graduate of Bridgeport High School where he excelled in basketball and track. After high school he followed his high school sweetheart Linda Krutsch to Western Michigan University, where he would later receive his bachelor’s degree.

On Dec. 10, 1988, Scott and Linda were married and had two children, Lauren Grace and Tyler. They were the love of his life.

For more than 19 years, Scott was able to serve the community as a police officer with the Otsego Police Department. In addition to his family, Scott loved his home, spending time with friends, sports, following Western Michigan basketball and anything Notre Dame. Even though Scott’s life came to an end way too soon, he will live on in the hearts of all that loved him.

He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Linda; daughter, Lauren Grace Warner of Plainwell; parents, Ronnie Warner of Bridgeport and Sharon (Larry) Dorey of Freeland; sister Sallie (Roger) Warner-Mejia of Saginaw; mother-in-law Jacqueline “Jac” Krutsch of Charlevoix; brother-in-law James (Joelyn) of Indiana; as well as his nieces and nephews, Brandon, Colleen, Kevin, Joshua and Brianna. 

Scott was preceded in death by his son Tyler and father-in-law Harold Krutsch.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 8, from 4 to 8 p.m., with a rosary at 7:30 p.m., Life Story Funeral Home, 120 S. Woodhams, Plainwell (269-685-5881). A mass of Christian burial will be Friday, May 9, at 11 a.m. at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery.

To sign his guestbook and share a memory, visit Scott’s webpage at Those who wish, may make memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association.


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