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Gunhild Elizabet Persson Scofield
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1920
Ragunda kommun
Jämtlands län, Sweden
Death: Oct. 12, 2005
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA

Gunhild Elizabet (Persson) Scofield, 84, of Hibbing died Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2005, at Fairview University Medical Center-Mesabi of Hibbing.

She was born Nov. 22, 1920, to Emil and Maria (Anderson) Persson in Ragunda, Sweden. She came to the U.S. in 1925 as a young child. Gunhild attended school in Togo, where she met Frank, whom she married on Aug. 5, 1939. They raised their family in Togo. After Frank passed away on Jan 31, 1987 at the age of 79, she moved to International Falls prior to moving to Hibbing. She was a cook for the Togo School for several years. Gunhild liked to garden, cook and bake. She enjoyed working on the farm, loved having company and her 10 and 2 o'clock coffee times. She loved her family and her family all enjoyed her Sunday dinners and sour dough pancakes.

Surviving are her five daughters, Loretta (Carl) Olson, LaVerne Kehoe, Bernice (John) Serrano, Donna (Larry) Kesch, and Elaine Osachuck; a son, Bruce (Terry) Scofield; a daughter-in-law, BettyScofield; grandchildren, Kari Olson, Kim (Bryan) Haroldson, Kris (Monica) Olson, Pat (Kevin) Hedges, Brenda (Randy) Krone, Jerry (Shelly) Kehoe, Tim Kehoe, Sherry (Tim) Simpson, Jason (Dawn) Kehoe, Craig (Sandy) Walters, Bret (Michele) Walters, Chloette (David) Eddy, Angelea (Bill) Lehto, Michelle (Lewis) Reed, Larry (Amissa) Kesch, Linda (Dan) Curtiss, Lee Scofield, Ryan Scofield, Bradley Scofield, Jeremy (Jennifer) Scofield and Chad Scofield; 28 great-grandchildren; and a special friend, Matt Terebenet.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Emil and Elida; husband, Frank; son, Kenneth in 1989; two sons-in-law, Lewis Walters and Jerald Kehoe; five grandchildren; four sisters; and a brother.

Burial will be in Bearville Cemetery 
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  Frank Scofield (1907 - 1987)*
  Kenneth Arthur Scofield (1950 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Bearville Cemetery
Itasca County
Minnesota, USA
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Record added: Jan 20, 2011
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Gunhild Elizabet <i>Persson</i> Scofield
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