David "Scotty" McIntosh
January 20, 1931 - April 10, 2014
David “Scotty” McIntosh, 83, husband of Mary Spillane McIntosh of Norwalk, passed away on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Norwalk Hospital. Born January 20, 1931 in Scotland, he was the son of the late Robert and Agnes McIntosh.
Mr. McIntosh worked as a gardener on estates such as the Fisher Hotel in Pitlochry Scotland before coming to America in his late 20s. He worked as the groundskeeper at R.T. Vanerbuilt in Norwalk and as a gardener for several estates in Connecticut and Westchester County, NY. He was also a member and past President of the Horticultural Society of Fairfield County.
In addition to his wife Mary, he is survived by his two daughters Heather Grew and her husband Nick of Trumbull and Valerie McElaney and her husband Philip of Norwalk, and by his son Dave McIntosh and his wife Theresa of Fairfield. He is also survived by his eight grandchildren, Caroline and Nicholas Grew, Colleen, Ryan and Kathleen McElaney and Maeghan, Tess, and Peyton McIntosh.
He was predeceased by his four brothers and two sisters in Scotland.
Friends may call on Monday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A funeral service will take place in the funeral home at 11:00. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue Norwalk.