Dr. Gordon L. Scofield


Rapid City – Gordon L. Scofield, 95, died Wed., Sept. 15, 2021, at his residence under hospice care.

Gordon was born on Sept. 29, 1925, in Huron, S.D., to Perry L. and Zella R. Scofield. He grew up and attended school in De Smet, S.D. He married Nancy Cooney in East Chicago, Ind., on Dec. 27, 1947. Gordon and Nancy were blessed with a daughter Cathy and a son Terrence.

Survivors include his son Terrence and his wife Debra; their son Asher and his wife Jennifer; great-granddaughter Rivyn and great-grandson Abel of Michigan.

He was preceded in death by his lifelong love, partner and friend, Nancy; his father and mother; two brothers; his daughter, Cathy and infant grandson.

Services were 1:00 p.m. Mon., Sept. 20, 2021, at Osheim & Schmidt Funeral Home with burial following at Black Hills National Cemetery with full Military Honors.

Arrangements with Osheim & Schmidt Funeral Home, Rapid City.


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