1. RIP Lis Schofield

    Fri 19 February 2016
    By John Mark Schofield in Health

    On Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, Anne Lise (Lis) Schofield died from complications of dementia.

    Miles Schofield, her husband and father of John Schofield, died November 11, 2014.

    Lis leaves her sister Grethe, her son John, John's wife Marlyse, and their two children Heather and James.

    The service will be Saturday …

    Tagged as: Family Biography Funeral
  2. Denmark 2005

    Fri 03 August 2012
    By schof in Travel

    My Mom and I flew to Denmark in 2005 to visit relatives. We flew into Copenhagen, stayed with my aunt for a while, and then rented a car and drove around the country visiting relatives and seeing the sights. It was the last big trip my Mom was able to …

    Tagged as: Family Travel Denmark
  3. The Best Nickname Yet

    Fri 03 August 2012
    By John Mark Schofield in Health

    I was called a lot of things in Elementary School -- none of which I liked. I first got a nickname I liked at Parkman Jr. High School, when my friends started calling me "Schof." (Incidentally, the "Sch" in "Schofield" is pronounced like the "sch" in "school." Same with "Schof" -- phonetically …

    Tagged as: Family Autobiography
  4. The Elasticity of Memory, Part I

    Mon 19 July 2010
    By John Mark Schofield in Health

    My father says my mother hallucinates, but I don't think "hallucinate" is the right word. It's not as if you're with her and she sees people who aren't there. Instead, later she remembers things -- sometimes very vividly -- that never happened. At first these were visits from people she knew -- her …

    Tagged as: Family
  5. Letter from my Denmark Trip — June 28, 2005

    Sat 15 October 2005
    By John Mark Schofield in Travel

    The Internet is everywhere.

    Perhaps I already knew this -- everybody knows this -- but it was brought home to me tonight in a little village called Pandrup, in the North of Denmark. The village is lovely, and surrounded by green fields and windmills. (Some of the old-fashioned Cervantes kind, but mostly …

    Tagged as: Denmark Travel Family

Page 1 / 1