Neill Funeral Home

3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA


W. Scott Hower

March 19, 1955September 13, 2020

Scott Hower, 65, of Harrisburg, passed away Sunday, September 13, 2020 at UPMC Osteopathic Hospital. Born March 19, 1955 in Harrisburg, he was the son of the late William M. and Joan (Scott) Hower. Surviving is his wife of 41 years, Amy K. (Woodford) Hower; son, Jeremy M. Hower (Eileen); two grandsons, Jack and Connor; three brothers, Richard, Shannon (Pam) and Steve; sister, Susan; and numerous nieces and nephews. Scott was a retired salesman for Dauphin Electric; and a member of the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd and Perseverance Lodge 21 F&AM. He was a graduate of Penn State University and Central Dauphin East High School, class of 1973. Scott loved spending time with his grandsons, spending time at the beach and boating. A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 PM Friday, September 18, 2020 at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 3700 Rutherford St., Harrisburg. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. A visitation will be held 1:00 PM Friday at the church until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 3700 Rutherford St., Harrisburg, PA 17111 or to the Humane Society of Greater Harrisburg, 7790Grayson Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17111.


  • Amy K. Hower, Wife
  • Jeremy M. Hower (Eileen), Son
  • Jack Hower, Grandson
  • Connor Hower, Grandson
  • Richard Hower, Brother
  • Shannon Hower (Pam), Brother
  • Steve Hower, Brother
  • Susan Hower, Sister
  • Scott is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, William M. and Joan (Scott) Hower.

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  • Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd
  • Humane Society of Greater Harrisburg


  • Visitation

    Friday, September 18, 2020

  • Memorial Service

    Friday, September 18, 2020


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Lisa & Joe Loeffler

September 17, 2020

Joe and I send our deepest condolences, we are devastated over the news. Scott was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed.

Hugs and prayers to you all.

Alecia Campion

September 16, 2020

Amy, I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.


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