MOHAWK – Theresa R. Schofield, age 99, of Spring St., Mohawk, passed away, on Thursday, May 5, 2022, at Bassett Hospital Medical Center, Cooperstown, with her family by her side.
She was born on February 25, 1923, in Waddington, NY, the daughter of William and Mary (Kennedy) Reagan. She graduated from St. Mary’s Academy, Ogdensburg, at the age of 15. On May 3, 1952, Theresa married Edson Schofield, at St. Francis Church, Utica. They just celebrated their 70th anniversary. She was employed as a quality analyst, at MDS, Herkimer.
Surviving family members include her husband, Edson; her daughter, JoAnne Schofield; her son, Scott Schofield; her sister-in-law, Norma Greif; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents; one brother; and two sisters.
In keeping with Theresa’s wishes, there are no calling hours. Graveside Services will be held at the convenience of the family, at Mohawk Cemetery.
Anyone wishing to share a memory of Theresa, or add to her online memorial, may go to www.applegateandday.com
In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis de Sales Church, 219 N. Bellinger St., Herkimer, NY 13350, or Movac, 15 State Rte 5S, Mohawk, NY 13407.
Theresa’s service arrangements and supervision are entrusted to her Funeral Director, Don Applegate, at the Applegate-Day & Enea Family Funeral Home’s original location, at 102 West St., Ilion, NY (315-895-7722).