LaMarr Earl Scofield, 91, of Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday Feb. 28, 2012. Services: 10:30 a.m. Monday at Cedar Memorial Westside Chapel, where visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Burial: Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. William B. Harnish will officiate.
Survivors include his children, Larry (Sheryl) Scofield of Stone City, Nancy (Richard) Daywitt of Palo, Dennis (Roxanne) Scofield of Shueyville, and Rick (Amy) Scofield of The Villages, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Also surviving are the Zimmerman brothers and sisters and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Berniece Scofield; a daughter, Janet Scofield; and a brother,
LaMarr was born on Sept. 19, 1920, in Julesburg, Colo., the son of Earl and Emma Hennessy Scofield. He married Berniece Zimmerman on Sept. 10, 1941, in Cedar Rapids. LaMarr was employed at Kings Concrete and was a long time member of Teamsters Local #238. He enjoyed gambling, traveling and he loved to dance with Berniece. He also loved the special friends he made from Keystone Cedars. LaMarr proudly served in the Army during World War II.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at Iowa Hospice and Keystone Cedars for the loving care they gave to LaMarr.
Please leave a message for the family on our Web page www.cedarmemorial.com under obituaries.
Memorials may be made to Iowa Hospice, in lieu of flowers.
Published in The Gazette March 3, 2012.
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