Scott G. Dockter, 54, Hopkins and formerly of Cannon Falls, died unexpectedly on Wednesday morning, August 6, 2014 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Scott was born on June 21, 1960 in Cannon Falls, the son of Jacob "Jack" and Sharon (Holm) Dockter. He graduated from Cannon Falls High School in 1978, and went on to honorably serve with the U.S. Navy from 1978-1982.
He married Diana (Eddy) on November 8, 2008 at The Little Brown Church in Nashua, IA. Scott was a 26-year employee with Swissport at Minneapolis International Airport. He was a member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Hopkins, and of the Rosetown American Legion Post #542 in Roseville.
Scott enjoyed playing cribbage with his dad, listening to music, and spending time with his good friends. He loved spending time with his family, and his favorite cat "Kabob", and being a new Grandpa! He is loved and will be missed!
He is survived by his wife, Diana; daughters, Samantha, Alison and Michelle, all of Roseville, and Jimilyn (Ryan) Meyer of Shoreview; grandson, James Meyer; parents, Jack and Sharon Dockter of Cannon Falls; sister, Chris (Tony) Busiahn and brother, Jeff (Val), all of Cannon Falls; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Belinda (Mike) Carlson of St. Francis, and William (Jackie) Eddy of Albertville; mother-in-law, Donna Eddy of Zimmerman; former wife, Dawn Dockter of Roseville; and many nieces, nephews, Godchildren, cousins, aunts, uncles and very good friends.
He was preceded in death by an infant brother, Jamie; grandparents; cousins, Jason Provost and David Dockter; aunt, Marlene Erickson; and uncle, Donnie Dockter.
A memorial service was held on Monday, August 11 at 3:00 p.m. at Rosetown American Legion.
A funeral service was held on Tuesday, August 12 at St. Ansgar's Lutheran Church. Interment with military honors followed at the Cannon Falls Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to donor's choice.
Arrangements by Lundberg Funeral Home in Cannon Falls. On-line condolences may be directed to www.lundbergfuneral.com.