Danilo De La Fuente Scott

April 2, 1940September 9, 2020

Danilo passed away peacefully on September 9, 2020 in Fresno, California. He was 80 years old. Danilo was raised in Mexico City until his family moved to California when he was 12 years of age. Danilo joined the United States Air Force in 1958 and was stationed in Colorado Springs, Nevada. After completing his service, he established his home in Fresno and had three children, Coty, Elizabeth and Eric. He loved spending time with his family and having engaging conversations around the table. Danilo had a charismatic personality and rewarding life. A man of so many talents, he was passionate about creativity, composing music, playing the piano, diverse artistic expression, woodworking and was also a sports car enthusiast to his final day. He was a dreamer.

He leaves behind his devoted wife, Susan Scott, married for 50 years, son Eric Scott, daughters Coty Scott and Elizabeth Scott of Mexico, his grandchildren Jesse Scott, Elizabeth Scott, Gaby Scott and Andrea Scott of Mexico; his sister Sandra Scott, his niece Danielle Tokunaga, nephew Patrick Kellogg and Winston Scott.

Danilo, you will be dearly missed. You have profoundly touched our hearts and inspired us with your encouragement to be creative and expressive in our lives; you have enriched our minds and hearts, leaving behind a beautiful legacy.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, Services will be private.

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Lisa Ruiz (Pearce)

September 14, 2020

John, Aaron and Lisa would like to send their deepest condolences to Frankie and Eric! We will never forget all the wonderful memories, that we once shared with our Uncle Danilo! He was truly, one of the most talented and inspiring men we knew! We are grateful for the time we had with him! We will keep you both in our prayers for God to give you both comfort in knowing that he is now safe and at peace in his arms!
With our deepest sympathy and much love to you both!

Lisa, John and Aaron


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