July 18, 2020

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Polk County Senior Center


134 6th Street

West Des Moines, IA

Arrangements By:

The Cremation Society of Iowa

Scott Richard Lawnsdail

Scott R. Lawnsdail56,  passed away on Monday, February 3, 2020 at home unexpectedly in his sleep from a spleen aneurysm. 

Scott was born in Des Moines, Iowa on February 12, 1963, to Dick and Linda Lawnsdail. He grew up in Valley Junction, West Des Moines and after High School he enlisted into the United States Army in Special Forces as a Paratrooper. Scott also belongs to the American Legion of Lorimor, Iowa. 

Scott was employed at Firestone Bridgestone Tire Plant and worked there for over ten years. Prior to that he worked at Twin Rivers Glass Company and Super Value Warehouse. 

Scott Loved being outdoors working on his vehicles, small engines and anything mechanical. He loved making and flying model airplanes of all sizes. 

Scott is survived by his parents, Dick and Linda Lawnsdail, siblings, Julie (Glen) Tyler, Susan (Tim) Lawnsdail, Brian Lawnsdail and Scott’s girlfriend, Deanna Bacon, four nieces, seven great nieces and three great nephews.  

A celebration of Scott’s life will be held from 11 AM until 2 PM Saturday, July 18, 2020 at the Polk County Senior Center, 134 6th Street in West Des Moines.

Memorials may be directed to the ARL of Iowa. 



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