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Cheryl Ann Schofield Cardon passed away on April 18 in Tooele, Utah.
Born Aug. 8, 1926 in Manassa, Colo., she was the youngest of five children born to Eliza May Bingham and Charles Samuel Schofield. She married Herman Elwood Cardon July 22, 1944 in Farmington, where their five children were born. After living for two years in Roswell, the family moved to Los Alamos, then to White Rock and finally to the beautiful Jemez Mountains.
She was known for her love and involvement with music throughout her life, directing many children’s, youth and adult choirs. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, serving faithfully in a variety of church callings.
She was preceded in death by her husband and two sisters Jane Elizabeth Schofield Christensen and Zoa Winona Schofield Hutchins. She is survived by two brothers Charles B. Schofield of Farmington; and Aldred E. Schofield of Provo, Utah; five children and their spouses: Cheralynn Wilson (Barry W.) of Albuquerque; Randall E. Cardon (Debra Taylor); Roger A. Cardon (Boni Parkinson) of the Jemez Mountains; Connie Jo Erdmann (Kenneth) of Springville, Utah; and Colleen (Kateni) Leakehe of Tooele, Utah. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Chapel, 366 Grand Canyon, White Rock, preceded by a viewing from 12:30-1:45 p.m. at the same location. Grave dedication will be at 11:15 a.m. Aprli 30 at the Santa Fe National Cemetery. The family suggests in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Animal Humane Society animalhumanesociety.org or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Humanitarian Fund ldsphilanthropies.org/humanitarian-services/.