Dana W. Westcott
ORANGE- Dana W. Westcott, 50, of East River Street, died on Friday evening, May 10, 2019 at Tuft Medical Center in Boston.
Born in Wareham on September 25, 1968, he was a son of Ernest K. and Evangeline (Smart) Westcott and graduated from Amherst High School.
On June 27, 1989, Dana enlisted into the United States Navy and served aboard the USS Harlan earning a National Defense Service Medal, Southeast Asia Service with bronze star and a Sea Service Deployment ribbon(2) before his honorable discharge on July 7, 1992.
Dana was a truck driver and enjoyed traveling the open roads.
An avid sports enthusiast, Dana enjoyed playing them all. He loved the Boston Celtics and shooting pool.
Survivors include his daughters, Heyley Westcott and Robin Westcott and their mother, of Puerto Rico; his mother, Evangeline Wescott of Adams; his girlfriend Pamela Taylor of Orange; a sister, Marnie Wells and her husband Leonard, of Adams; a brother, Cannon Westcott of Orange; aunt and uncle, Linda and Henry Smart of North Carolina; and many cousins and extended family.
Dana was predeceased by his father, Ernest, brother Ernest and grandparents, John and Georgiana Smart.
There are no calling hours.
Services and interment will be held a the Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1390 Main Street, Agawam, at a later date.
Witty’s Funeral Home, 158 South Main Street, Orange, is assisting the family.
You may offer your sympathy online at www.wittyfuneralhome.com