Norwin Walter Otto Schoenfeld
June 4, 1931 – May 22, 2015
On May 22, 2015, Norwin left this world to be with his Heavenly Father.
Norwin was baptized and confirmed at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Yoakum, Tx. He was a kind, gentle and unassuming man. He did many things in his life and was never boastful. He took you for who you were, not what you had. He graduated from Yoakum High School in 1949, was enlisted in the Navy from 1951-1954 in the Combat Information Center, Radar Division. He graduated from Southwest Texas State Teacher’s College (Texas State) in 1958. On August 30, 1958 he married Roy Evelyn Stough of Grand Saline, TX. They have 4 children, 13 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. Norwin was a member of the Optimist Club of Corpus Chrisi, TX and the Lyons Club of Winnsboro, TX. He had many accomplishments in the retail industry, was a loving husband, compassionate father and a faithful friend.
Norwin is proceeded in death by his parents Walter F. and Adela Rathke Schoenfeld and one infant brother, Herman Lee Schoenfeld.
He is survived by his wife, Roy Evelyn Stough Schoenfeld, his children and their spouses, Allyson Baker, Cleveland, TX, Paul (Rosie) Schoenfeld, College Station, TX, Leanne (Charles) Simmons, Jasper, TX and Deanne (Todd) Huebner, College Station, TX. Their grandchildren; Jessica, Christine, Johnathan, Joseph and Rachel Baker, Amy Singletary and Brian Schoenfeld, Tyler, Cora, Jordan and Nicholas Simmons, Laine and Bryce Huebner, and one great grandchild; Ariana Singletary. Sister, Lorine Glass and Brother Wilfred (Mildred) Schoenfeld and sisters-in-law; Billie Sumpter, Rosemary Kinder, Ann Stough, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Yoakum, TX on Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10:30am.
Memorials may be given to Holy Cross Lutheran Church General Fund, Yoakum, TX or Hospice Brazos Valley, Bryan, TX. Expression of condolence can be made at callawayjones.comPrint This Obituary