Donald Scott Lacey passed away peacefully on January 4, 2023 in New Milford, CT surrounded by his loving family. Known to everyone as Scott, he was born on September 7, 1948 in Niles, Michigan to the late Elena (Townsend) and Donald Lacey.
Scott served as a marine in the Vietnam War, was honorably discharged and awarded the Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal.
He enjoyed most of all spending time with his family, boating on Lake Candlewood, riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, and playing cards with his dear friends.
Scott is survived by his loving wife Sally Lacey, his beloved daughter Becca and her husband Eric Aubin, devoted sons Scott, Mark and his wife Melanie, as well as four grandchildren - Hunter and Lucy Aubin, Charles and Robert Lacey. He also leaves behind siblings Robin and her husband Larry Quigley, brother Chris Prichard and wife Noreen, brother Greg Prichard, brother Peter and wife Barbara, sister Laurie and husband Dan, and sister-in-law Cindy Lacey. He is predeceased by his older brother Steve Lacey.
A celebration of his life will be held privately by the family. To light a candle in his memory or leave a condolence, please visit the tribute wall at the top of his obituary page.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St. Jude's, K9s for Warriors or to the Gary Sinise Foundation
Gary Sinise Foundation ·
PO Box 40726, Nashville TN 37204
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
K9s for Warriors
114 Camp K9 Road, Ponte Vedra FL 32081