Scott Earl Werner

April 3, 2021

Scott Earl Werner, 73, of Frankfort, died April 3, 2021 at I.U. Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, Ind.  He was born July 6, 1947 in Frankfort, Ind. to Clarence A. & Clara E. (Todd) Werner.  His first marriage was in 1970 to Nancy Obermiller and they later divorced.  He then married Jane Kinslow on December 20, 1985 and she survives.

Scott was a 1966 graduate of Frankfort High School and was a lifelong Frankfort resident.  A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in Vietnam from 1966-1968 and then from 1968-1972 he served in the Army reserves.   He worked for Chrysler in Kokomo for 34 years, retiring on November 30, 2002.  He was a member of the Connecting Point Church, the American Legion, and the Lions Club all in Frankfort.  Scott enjoyed billiards, fishing and spending time with family.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Connecting Point Church, 400 S. 3rd St., Frankfort. The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Clinton County Cancer Fund, 258 ½ Fourth St., Frankfort, IN 46041 or Frankfort Lions Club, c/o Owen Matz, 751 Forest Dr. Frankfort, IN 46041. Out of respect for the health, safety, and comfort of all in attendance, guests will be expected to adhere to current CDC guidelines regarding appropriate social distancing and the wearing of masks.

Survived by:

Wife: Jane Werner of Frankfort, 2 Sons: Brian (Companion Elke Reichow) Werner of Santa Cruz, CA, Scott A. (Companion Cindy Wilkerson) Werner of Kokomo, 2 Daughters: Julie (Kinslow) Brashears of Anderson, Jennifer Werner of West Lafayette, Granddaughter: Sheradan (Companion Tyler Thompson) Hill of McMinnville, OR. Brother: Mark (Julia) Werner of Frankfort.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Clayton Werner.


Leave your Condolences

29 Condolences for “Scott Earl Werner”

  1. Jennifer Slavens April 6, 2021 at 1:38 pm

    So sorry, Jane. Lifting you and your family up in prayer at this difficult time.

  2. Karen Centers April 6, 2021 at 2:41 pm

    I’m coming down tomorrow. I had to come up and get some attire. I will be there soon Jane. You are in my heart and prayers.

  3. Tina Dilllingham April 6, 2021 at 2:45 pm

    I’m sorry for your loss; thoughts and prayers, for Jane and family.

  4. Sandi Ramey April 6, 2021 at 3:12 pm

    Jane and family, Sorry for your loss of Scott, keeping you all in my prayers during this difficult time.

  5. Dawn Wilson April 6, 2021 at 3:47 pm

    Sorry for your loss Jane.

  6. James L Ferguson April 6, 2021 at 4:42 pm

    Sending prayers to my cousin and her family. May God keep all of you in his arms through this tragic time.

  7. Sandra Dragoo April 6, 2021 at 5:07 pm

    Our hearts are broken for the family. Prayers for God’s presence and loving arms around the family in their time of grief. Scott was a blessing to many and will be missed.

    Love, Kenny and Sandy Dragoo

  8. Bill and Debbie Huddleston April 6, 2021 at 5:55 pm

    We’re very sorry for your loss, Jane. Love and peace to you and your family. Hope the memories of your life together bring you comfort.

  9. Kayla Mann April 6, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Jane, Sending prayers for you and your family, so sorry for your loss. In the love that surrounds you, may you find strength and in the memories you hold dear, may you find peace.

  10. Linda Benge April 6, 2021 at 6:13 pm

    Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers.

  11. Christine (Ragains) Barker April 6, 2021 at 6:18 pm

    Jane, I’m so sorry to hear about Scott’s passing. You’re in my prayers.

  12. Priscilla E. Worth April 6, 2021 at 6:51 pm

    Julie, I’m so sorry for your loss, I knew Scott when I was very little. Many hugs and prayers to you and your family.

  13. Marty & Yolanda Hittle April 6, 2021 at 7:01 pm

    You and your family are in our prayers during this difficult time. We will miss Scott’s sense of humor and his kindness. We know that he is in heaven where there is no more pain or suffering. Blessings to you.

  14. Judy Ferguson April 6, 2021 at 7:18 pm

    Jane, Mike and I are so very sorry about Scott. We are keeping you and your family in our prayers and sending lots of hugs and love.

  15. Pat Smith April 6, 2021 at 8:02 pm

    Jane, I am so sorry for your loss! Many prayers for you and your family during the difficult days ahead.

  16. Christopher Grieger April 6, 2021 at 8:07 pm

    Sorry for your family loss. I remember fishing with him and everyone else at the pond.

  17. Victor Werner April 6, 2021 at 9:42 pm

    So long Scott,
    Good memories for sure. You will be missed.

  18. Tom and Marcia April 6, 2021 at 11:00 pm

    Sincere condolences and prayers from the Dickersons.

  19. Bob & Janie Shurr April 7, 2021 at 7:48 am

    We have known Scottie since grade school. His happy soul and boyish giggle was a trait we will never forget. “ Mercy unto you and peace and love be multiplied.” Jude v. 2

  20. Mike and Mary Ann Richards April 7, 2021 at 9:32 am

    Mike and I will be praying for the family. We know Scotty will be missed. We know we will see him in Heaven some day. Gods blessings and peace be with the whole family. You are all in our hearts. Mike and Mary Ann Richards

  21. Diane Carter April 7, 2021 at 11:09 am

    Jane, I am so sorry to hear the loss of Scott. Him and Tom had so much fun playing pool together. Maybe they can play in heaven. Prayers for you and your family. Scott was a wonderful man!

  22. Rise Compton April 7, 2021 at 11:51 am

    We are sad to learn of the passing of Scott, our beloved friend and classmate. Our heartfelt sympathies to Scott’s family.
    FSHS Class 1966
    Risé Miller Compton

  23. Tina VanBriggle April 7, 2021 at 9:58 pm

    So sorry Jane keeping you an your family in thoughts and prayers

  24. Cheryl Smith April 8, 2021 at 8:00 am

    So sorry to hear of your husbands death Jane, prayers are with you at this time.

  25. Robert Richards April 8, 2021 at 8:53 am

    We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

  26. Joni R Hendrix April 8, 2021 at 10:57 am

    Dear Jane I’m am so sorry for you loss, Scott was such a nice man. In my prayers~

  27. Ron Kerby April 8, 2021 at 3:55 pm

    Thoughts and prayers to the family. Fellow classmate R.I.P.

  28. Kenny and Sally Mitchell April 8, 2021 at 7:49 pm

    To the Werner, family sorry for your loss.

  29. Kerry Hartman April 11, 2021 at 9:58 pm

    Sorry for your loss… he was one of the good ones. Will always remember our good times at Scouting campouts.

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