John Neal Scott

John Neal Scott, 80, of Holmen passed away Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at his home. He was born in La Crosse on July 7, 1941, to Wesley and Louise (Dikeman) Scott.

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He married Patsy Lee, and they had two sons.
John’s life passion was building car engines. Whether for race cars or show cars you could always tell if it had a John Scott Engine. He was an extraordinary engine builder who was respected and will be missed by so many in the racing community.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy, sons, Kenneth Scott and Jeffrey (Karen) Scott, six grandchildren; Damien (Brooke), Austin, Nathan, Mikaela, Rachel (Zach) Pregel, and Samatha, two great grandchildren; Brayden and Sophia Pregel and a brother Dick Scott.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Jim Scott.
Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 17, at the Dickinson Family Funeral Home, 515 McHugh Road, Holmen. Friends may visit with the family from 5:00 p.m. until time of services. Online condolences may be shared with the family at