site image
site image
Music 01


Selina Annette (Scott) Butterworth

April 9, 1937 ~ October 18, 2018 (age 81)

Selina Annette (Scott) Butterworth, 81, of Middletown, beloved wife of Jeremy Butterworth for fifty-nine years, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Middlesex Hospital.  Born in Ardsley, New York, she was the daughter of the late William and Selina (Bryans) Scott.

Annette had lived in Middletown since 1958 and was a member of South Congregational Church where she sang in the choir.  She graduated from Grace New Haven School of Nursing in 1958 and was an emergency room nurse at Middlesex Hospital for over thirty years.  Annette was a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader and a member of Sweet Adelines.  She loved all music especially Jazz and theater and also enjoyed cooking, garden flowers, quilting and cross stitch.

Along with her husband, Annette is survived by three daughters, Elizabeth S. Baker of Glastonbury, Katherine M. Butterworth of Vernon and Karen L. Butterworth and her husband, Juan O’RDoneñz of San Francisco, CA and six grandchildren, Phillip Butterworth, George M. Butterworth, Daniel Baker, Kate Baker, Elsie O’RDoneñz and Abigail O’RDoneñz.

Besides her parents, Annette was predeceased by her brother, William Samuel Scott.

Annette’s family is grateful to all the kind, loving, and supportive care given by the Comfort Care Unit & Home Hospice of Middlesex Hospital.

An open house celebrating Annette’s life will be held on Monday, October 22 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at her home at 55 Morgan Street, Middletown.  A memorial service will also be held on Tuesday, November 20 at 4:00 pm at South Congregational Church, 9 Pleasant Street, Middletown.  In lieu of flowers, donation in Annette’s memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.  To share memories or send condolences to the family, please visit




© 2019 Doolittle Funeral Service, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS