SCOTT CITY Marcella Drewes Otteson, 99, died Friday, March 23, 2018, at Park Lane Nursing Home in Scott City.

She was born Sept. 19, 1918, on a farm near Rolla, North Dakota, to Diedrich and Martha Freier Drewes.

She attended Dakota Business College, where she learned secretarial skills.

She married Harold R. Otteson in 1945 in Roulette, North Dakota. They moved to Scott City shortly after their marriage. He preceded her in death in 1992.

She was Scott County treasurer for 11 years.

She is survived by her son, Gary Otteson, of Midway, Utah.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Margaret Nelson; and her brothers, Walter Drewes and Henry Drewes.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Scott City.

Memorials in lieu of flowers can be made to the Holy Cross Lutheran Church, in care of Price & Sons Funeral Homes.

There will be no visitation.