Scott William Arney

November 8, 1966September 6, 2020

Scott William Arney, 53, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital. Born November 8, 1966 in Fort Wayne, he proudly served in the United States Army for eight years, having started out as a mechanic and working his way up to navigator. A highly decorated sergeant, he loved the United States Army and had fondly spoken of those eight years as “the best time of his life.” After his tenure of service, he was employed as an electrician with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Scott loved NASCAR, especially Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Dale Earnhardt Jr. A football fanatic, he was a lifelong Baltimore and Indianapolis Colts fan. He is survived by his mother, Regine (Kowold) Arney of Fort Wayne; brother, Dean W. Arney of Fort Wayne; and father, John R. Arney. He was preceded in death by his younger brother, Bryan W. Arney in 2010. A private graveside service is planned for a later date at Marion National Cemetery, Marion, Indiana. For online condolences, please visit


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.

Memories and condolences

Bring comfort and tell the story of your loved one’s lifetime. Leave a memory, tell a favorite story or share a kind word or condolence.

receive updates

when friends and family add new memories


for sharing memories and condolences

Learn more about the Arney name