SCOTT, Thomas Nicholas – December 31, 1945 - March 2, 2018 - Passed away peacefully at home in Douro, with his family by his side. Tom was a hardworking, gentle soul who always put others first and will be deeply missed by his beloved wife of 50 years, Denise (Mesley) as well as his children Brad (Tammy) and Jason (Diana), and his cherished grandchildren, Mackenzy, Carter, Ava, Jaxen, Charlotte and Ryan. Much loved brother in law of Randall Mesley and son in law of the late Harold & Helen Mesley. Brother of Patrick, Brian (Jill), Leo, Joe (Debbie), Mary (Paul), Pauline (Ken), and Patricia (Gene). Predeceased by his parents Frank & Annie, and siblings Harold, Stella (Clare), Barb (Ron), Wayne (Bonnie) and Dennie (Marion). Also missed by many nieces and nephews. Tom was a proud 55 year member of UA Local 401 and a longtime employee of Adamson & Dobbin where he will be sadly missed by his good friend Dave Dobbin and many other friends that he has worked with over the years. Friends will be received at the ASHBURNHAM FUNERAL HOME, 840 Armour Road, Peterborough, on Thursday, March 8 from 6-9 pm and on Friday, March 9 from 10:30 -11:30 am. A memorial service will be held in the chapel, on Friday, at 11:30 am. Father Bill Moloney officiating. Private graveside service at a later date. Donations to Children's Make a Wish Foundation would be appreciated and may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca as Tom always loved a backyard full of kids.