Scott Sands Obituary

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Scott Francis Sands

August 2, 1966 - July 31, 2014
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Scott Francis "Superman" Sands of Orlando, Florida went home to God on July 31, 2014. He was born on August 2, 1966 and passed on to eternal life just two days short of his 48th birthday. Since birth Scott was afflicted with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) and battled the disease throughout his life with strength, courage, and a positive outlook. He was a graduate of St. John's University and a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) Fraternity. Scott was an accomplished writer and shared his life with people around the world on his blog www.scottsandsalive.com. He was a great role model and an inspiration to his many cousins....
Scott Francis "Superman" Sands of Orlando, Florida went home to God on July 31, 2014. He was born on August 2, 1966 and passed on to eternal life just two days short of his 48th birthday. Since birth Scott was afflicted with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) and battled the disease throughout his life with strength, courage, and a positive outlook. He was a graduate of St. John's University and a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) Fraternity. Scott was an accomplished writer and shared his life with people around the world on his blog www.scottsandsalive.com. He was a great role model and an inspiration to his many cousins. Scott is preceded in death by his older brother Joseph and is survived by his parents Nicholas and Lucy Sands, his brother Nicholas, and the love of his life, Rebekah. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the PARENT PROJECT MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY 401 Hackensack Ave. 9th floor, Hackensack NJ 07601 www.parentprojectmd.org. Arrangements under the direction of Woodlawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Gotha, FL.

FLORIDA ARRANGEMENTS
Visitation will be 6pm to 9pm on Sunday, August 3, 2014 and Monday, August 4, 2014
Woodlawn Funeral Home
400 Woodlawn Cemetery Road
Gotha, FL 34734

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11am Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Holy Family Catholic Church- Daily Chapel
5125 S. Apopka-Vineland Road
Orlando, FL 32819

NEW YORK ARRANGEMENTS
Visitation will be 2-4pm and 7-9pm on Friday, August 8, 2014
Village Chapels
6767 Eliot Avenue
Middle Village,Queens,NY 11379

Burial at St. John's Cemetery
11am Saturday, August 9, 2014

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"Nicholas and Lucy, John and I are very sad to hear of Scott's passing. We met him when we were in Florida at your house and he was such a pleasure and..." Mary Jo Dunleavy (Blue Island, IL)

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