Mary Dwyer Scott Biography – Mary Dwyer Scott Wiki
Mary Dwyer Scott was the first wife of Willard Scott, the former longtime weatherman for NBC’s Today show. Mary Dwyer Scott was a community volunteer and native Washingtonian. Her volunteer work included chairing the Delaplane Strawberry Festival and serving on the boards of Notre Dame Academy and Oatlands, the historic property in Leesburg. She was a docent at Mount Vernon and a volunteer with the D.C. Society for Crippled Children.
For 35 years, she had participated in a mutual support group of friends who called themselves “the Geese.” She was a member of the Middleburg Tennis Club and she had traveled extensively, with friends and with NBC’s “Today” show.
Willard Scott First Wife – Willard Scott Mary Dwyer Scott
Mary Dwyer Scott was the first wife of Willard Scott. Scott was married to Mary Dwyer Scott from 1959 until her death in 2002. They met in 1958 when they were both working at WRC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Washington.
Willard Scott died on September 4, 2021, at the age of 87. Al Roker, who succeeded Scott on the daily morning show, announced Scott’s death on Instagram. A cause of death was not provided.
“We lost a beloved member of our @todayshow family this morning,” Roker wrote. “Willard Scott passed peacefully at the age of 87 surrounded by family, including his daughters Sally and Mary and his lovely wife, Paris. He was truly my second dad and am where I am today because of his generous spirit. Willard was a man of his times, the ultimate broadcaster. There will never be anyone quite like him.”
Mary Dwyer Scott Age
Mary Dwyer Scott was born in 1935. She died on October 28, 2002. She was 66 years old. She was a resident of Delaplane in Fauquier County. She graduated from Wilson High School in 1954.
Mary Dwyer Scott Children
Mary Dwyer Scott and Willard Scott had two daughters, Mary P. Scott of Brownsburg, Va., and Sally S. Swiatek of Savannah, Ga.
Mary Dwyer Scott Family
She was survived by her husband, Willard Scott; two daughters, Mary P. Scott of Brownsburg, Va., and Sally S. Swiatek of Savannah, Ga.; a sister, Ethel Furness of Chevy Chase; and two grandchildren.
Mary Dwyer Scott Death
Willard Scott’s first wife Mary Dwyer Scott passed away at Sibley Memorial Hospital on October 28, 2002, at the age of 66.
Mary Dwyer Scott Cause of Death
Mary Dwyer Scott’s cause of death was cancer.