Gloria Schofield, 88
Gloria Schofield, of Antigo, died Sunday, January 13, 2019, at Evergreen Terrace. She was 88 years old. She was born on August 31, 1930, in Eau Claire, a daughter of Selmer and Gina (Wollum) Lund. She married Gordon Schofield on June 9, 1951, at Cameron, Wisconsin. He survives.
She was raised in Cameron where she graduated high school in 1948, then attended the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire for a year.
Following marriage she moved to Antigo where she raised her family.
Mrs. Schofield will be long remembered for her 50 plus years of volunteer work at Kettlebowl Ski Hill. She also volunteered delivering Meals on Wheels.
She worked in the offices of the Antigo Junior and Senior High School and Crestwood grade school for a number of years. She worked for the Committee on Aging for three years and was a bookkeeper for Vosmek Drug Store for five years.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society in Antigo, and Peace Lutheran Church where she served on a number of committees. She enjoyed basket weaving, rosemalling, playing bridge and golf, and spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and her many friends.
Survivors including her husband are a daughter, Nancy Schofield of Green Bay; three sons, Gregory (Sue) Schofield of Merrill, Jim (Mary) Schofield of Antigo, Bob (Julie) Schofield of Brooklyn, Wisconsin; eight grandchildren, Sara (Aaron) Hoffman, Amy (Eric) Abraham, Tom (April) Schofield, Eric (Jennifer) Schofield, Katie and Aaron Schofield, Abbie and Rachel Schofield; thirteen great-grandchildren, Drew, Max, Luke and Ben Hoffman, Jackson, Emily and Breanna Abraham, Nolan and Rosalie Schofield, Madalynn, Caleb, Cameron and Elise Schofield.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Jane; twin grandchildren in infancy John and Joseph Schofield; step mother, Emma Lund; a sister, Audrey Jenness.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church with Rev. David Karolus officiating.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Bradley Funeral Home and Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the church.