Timothy “Scott” Arbogast, 50, of Staunton, passed away Sunday, January 17, 2021 at his home surrounded by loved ones.
He was born October 19, 1970 in Staunton, a son of Phyllis Ann (Waybright) and Ralph Edward Arbogast of Staunton. On July 27, 1996, he married Pamela Elaine Moats.
A 1989 graduate of Highland High School, Scott enjoyed being a member of the Highland FFA Chapter. Following graduation he attended Nashville Auto Diesel School and became employed as a diesel mechanic with the Virginia Department of Transportation. Scott was a member and attended Vision of Hope United Methodist Church.
A family man, Scott enjoyed coaching Karley’s softball teams and playing cards, Rook and Setback being two of his favorites. He loved going on vacations, especially to Las Vegas, Florida, Disney Cruises and camping in Pigeon Forge. Additionally, Scott loved his seafood and was famous for waking up on a Saturday morning and saying “Let’s go to Williamsburg for some Captain George’s.” In his spare time he could be found working on his 1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 or his tractor. Above all, Scott will be remembered as being a devoted and loving son, husband, father and friend to many.
In addition to his parents, Scott is survived by his wife of 24 years, Pamela Moats Arbogast of Staunton; a daughter, Karley Caitlynn Arbogast of Staunton; sister, Kate M. Semmig and husband, James of Broadway; parents-in-law, Clyde Delmas and Audrey Moats of Staunton; as well as brother- and sister-in-law, Donnie and Teresa Halterman of Staunton; nephews, Chase Semmig of Broadway, Donnie Halterman and wife, Sheila of Raphine, and Greg and Brandon Ferraino of Florida; niece, Valerie Halterman of Staunton; as well as special friends, Rodger and Patsy Propst of Monterey.
A graveside funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m., Saturday, January 30, 2021 in Blue Grass Cemetery. Obaugh Funeral Home will receive family and friends wishing to pay their respects throughout the day Friday, 9 a.m. - 7p.m. at the funeral home.
Active pallbearers will be Wesley Truxell, Robert Halterman, Junior Scott, Travis Whitecotton, Matt Houghtaling, Jeff and Matt Marshall.
Honorary pallbearers will be Chase Semmig, Cameron Bowers, Kirk Propst and Sam Perkins.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Grass Cemetery, 3042 Blue Grass Valley Road, Blue Grass, Va. 24413 or Vision of Hope United Methodist Church, 1723 Port Republic Rd, Harrisonburg, Va. 22801.