Darren  Jevcak


Darren (Scotty) Jevcak, 17, of Ellwood City passed away on Friday, July 19, 2019.
He was born on July 5, 2002, in New Castle to Ashley Altemus.
He would have been a member of the senior class at Lincoln High School this upcoming school year. He worked as a pizza delivery boy for Scustie's Pizza Shop in New Castle.
A caring and helpful person, Darren enjoyed weightlifting and spending precious time with his family and many friends.
He is survived by his mother, Ashley Altemus of New Castle; his adoptive father, Chris Jevcak of Brookfield, Ohio; his aunt/mom, Stephanie Metz of Ellwood City; brothers, Maverick and Grant Jevcak of New Castle; sisters, Ava Jevcak of Boardman, Ohio, and Audrey and Stella Jevcak of New Castle; maternal grandmother, Gloria Smith of Ellwood City; maternal grandfathers, Richard Smith of Renfrew and Calvin Altemus of Aliquippa; paternal grandmother, Tammy Kent of New Castle; paternal grandparents, Thomas Jevcak and Mauree Jo Luciani; and his birth father, Scott Lauderbaugh Jr.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Scott Lauderbaugh Sr.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, on Thursday, July 25, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:30 a.m. at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., with Rev. John Yergan officiating.
Memorial contributions in Darren's (Scotty) name may be made to the Lawrence County Humane Society.
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Jul 25, 2019
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Sheila Caruso
Jul 24, 2019
Ashley, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your precious son. There are no words really, but I am praying for you and your family. May God keep you in his loving arms, may he hold your broken heart with his gentleness.
Lindsey Jones
Jul 24, 2019
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Jul 23, 2019
My condolences to the family tragic and unnecessary loss.
Marci m
Jul 23, 2019
I am so very sorry for your loss ,my brain can even take me there. Your sons loss of life has touched me beyond words. You see I'm a mom of a boy ,a young man, whom I adore more then my own life. And my heart is breaking for you . We don't know each other but i will be there as a friend and mom if you need someone to talk to . Again I am so beyond sorry for your loss..may GOD guide you through the roughest roads ahead.
Kelly Getz
Jul 23, 2019
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Wendy Getz
Jul 22, 2019
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Amber Mayle
Jul 22, 2019
My heart pours for you and the entire family. May God guide you through this difficult time.
Jessie, we're ALWAYS here when you need us.

Scotty, such a kindred spirit, I remember your mom proudly showing you off to all of us at the E Washington Tic Toc. You will always be remembered!!
Ms. Carol Jean Gill
Jul 22, 2019
I am sooo sorry,,too hear about your son,, he just delivered pizza too me,, not long ago....He was a very nice gentlemen,, too me...very well manners...i will miss his smile,,, he gave too me,,, when he left....May he rest,, in. Our ALMIGHTY Gods Arm's,,, n in Peace...God Bless his family,, his friends n. his coworkers,, in ALMIGHTY Jesus Name ..... Amen.........
Sara Sams
Jul 22, 2019
Ashley I am so sad to hear about your son . I am sending you and your family my deepest condolences and keeping you in my thoughts and prayers as you go through the most difficult time. Remember all your memories and great times you shared with your son. Please take care and remember god is with you. God Bless. Sara Sams
Renee lauderbaugh
Jul 22, 2019
I talk to him not to long ago on FB. He had grown so much and was becoming a wonderful man. As his great aunt my heart breaks for all of his loved ones. May God be with all of you and comfort you. I'm praying for you also.......
Kathy Moore
Jul 21, 2019
My deepest sympathies go out to you Maurer No, and all family members and friends. May our LORD and savior Jesus Christ give you peace And grant you comfort .
Sherry Browning
Jul 21, 2019
So sad I pray for you all. I didn't know Darren but I knew his grandfather Scott Sr very well and Scott jr
May the Holy Spirit give you strength and comfort at this most difficult time
Terri contreras
Jul 21, 2019
My dear sweet girl, I can’t even fathom your sorrow. I am so sorry!you have a lot of good friends that care about you. Seek them out sweet girl. They will give you strenghth. Always know I love you and if you need anything, even if it’s just a hug, I’m here ! Love you bunches!!! Terri
Jul 21, 2019
Deepest sympathy.
Books to read to provide comfort will be by George Anderson.