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Donald Scott Cockayne, 1951–2020Free Access


Donald Scott Cockayne, 69, of Moab, Utah, passed away Dec. 31. 2020 after losing his battle with a long-term illnesses.

Donald Scott Cockayne
Donald Scott Cockayne

Scott was born to Donald Charles Cockayne and Jacqueline La Ree Nelson on Oct. 26, 1951. Scott was raised in Salt Lake City, attended East High School and studied at Salt Lake Community College. Scott was a builder, a videographer, an adventurer, and a free spirit with a gift for helping anyone in need.

Scott is survived by his daughters, Chrystal Cockayne and Lizann Frost; eight grandchildren; and his siblings, Charles Cockayne, Terry Ann Baumann, Kyle Burdash, Kori Park and Michelle Kerr.

At Scott’s request, cremation has taken place and a celebration of Scott’s life will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Scott’s name to the charity of your choice.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.SpanishValleyMortuary.com