PCN Flight West Page

Flt West Page___Survivor's Page____PCN Home Page_____Flight West Lists______Report a Death___About Mark__Contact Blog Admin

This page is produced by the PCN and is designed to be respectful and an honor to those from among us whom have made their final Flight West. When the PCN receives notices, all families agree that address info will be included (unless requested otherwise) on this semi-private web page. Contributor contact info is removed before posting (unless requested otherwise).


Monday, January 23, 2012

NEA/DL Capt. George F. Schofield Jr.

Sent: Monday, January 23, 2012 12:59 AM
Subject: PCN - Death of NEA/DL pilot Capt. George F. Schofield Jr., age 81
Notification of the passing of Korean War veteran and EA/NEA/DL pilot
Captain George Schofield.  Born December 26, 1930 George Fowler
Schofield Jr. was 81 years of age at the time of his passing January
14, 2012.  George hired on with NEA 06-16-1958.  The obituary mentions
he retired in 1961 but I believe that to be a typo.  George was based
MIA at the time of his retirement with Delta.

To view/sign the online guestbook please visit the funeral home
website at http://www.youngandprill.com/   or

Survived by his wife Jeanne personal condolences may be sent to
3144 SE Quanset Cir., Stuart, FL 34997-5469 ...  (772) 286-8741

Thank you,
~ Carol Faulkner, PCN death notice communicator

George Fowler Schofield Jr.
1930 ~ 2012

George Fowler Schofield Jr., 81, died Jan. 14, 2012, at Martin
Memorial Medical Center, Stuart. He was born in New Lexington, Ohio,
coming to Stuart in 1985 from Miami. He was an Air Force pilot in the
Korean War and the Cuban Missile Crisis. He later flew as flight crew
with Eastern, Northeast and Delta Air Lines, retiring as a Delta
captain in 1961. He was a graduate of University of Miami. Survivors
include his wife of 44 years, Jeanne Schofield of Stuart; sons, Bruce
Schofield of California and George Schofield of Dunnellon; daughter,
Deborah Preston of Miami; brother, Tilden R. Schofield of Wildwood;
and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter,
Valerie Schofield; and brother, David Schofield. Memorial
contributions may be made to your charity of choice . Services: A
celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 28 at Forest Hills Funeral
Homes-Young and Prill Chapel, Stuart, with the Rev. Marcus Zillman
officiating. A guestbook is available at http://www.youngandprill.com/

Published in the TC Palm on January 22, 2012

No comments:

Post a Comment