Scott Thomas “Scooter” Penrod, 48, of Swisher, died Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids. Services were held May 4 at Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids, by Chaplain Bobby Dickerson. Burial was at Lisbon Cemetery, Lisbon.
Survivors include his wife Rhonda; two brothers, Douglas Penrod of Davenport, and Kenneth Penrod of Kansas City, Kan.; one sister, Tracie Homewood of Cedar Rapids; many nieces and nephews; brother and sisters-in-law; many friends and co-workers.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Scott was born April 29, 1964, the son of Quenton and Faye Herdliska Penrod in Cedar Rapids. Scott graduated from Prairie High School in 1982. On June 18, 1994, he married Rhonda Butteris in Shueyville. Scott worked construction for 30 years. Scott enjoyed the Dallas Cowboys and playing cards. He was a very compassionate person who loved animals and loved life.
A memorial fund has been established in Scott’s memory.
Please sign the online guest book for Scott at www.murdochfuneralhome.com  under obituaries.