Victor Scott Garman, 93, WWII vet, taught at Warwick H.S., excelled at racquet sports

By on December 2, 2015

Victor Scott Garman passed away Nov. 19, 2015 at the age of 93.

He was born in Lebanon to Victor and Lucy (Walmer) Garman in 1922. His wife of 59 years, Fay Carpenter Garman, died in 2014.

At the outbreak of World War II, he enlisted in the Marine Corps and served as an NCO in the Pacific Theater, including the Guadalcanal Campaign, until the end of the war. He received degrees from Indiana State College and Franklin and Marshall College and taught at Warwick High School and the former Millersville State College. Scott was an avid tennis and badminton player and achieved national amateur rankings in both sports. He was an active member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Lititz and a resident of Luther Acres.

He is survived by a son: Greg Garman, his wife Vicki, and three grandchildren; and a son: Jess Garman, his wife Arlene, and one grandchild.

A memorial service for Scott will be held Dec. 5 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel at Luther Acres, Lititz.

To share a memory of Scott, visit Spacht Snyder Family Funeral Home and Crematory, Lititz, assisted Scott’s family with the arrangements.

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