Dorothy Schonfeld, age 97, of Imlay City, MI died Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at Serene Gardens Assisted Living of Imlay City, MI. Dorothy Weston was born May 26, 1925 in Imlay City, MI. She was the daughter of the late Glenn and the late Orpha (Krueger) Weston. She grew up in Imlay City. She was an Imlay City High School graduate and Valedictorian of the Class of 1943. She continued her studies at the University of Michigan Nursing School where she was the Valedictorian of her graduating class.
Dorothy married Harold John Schonfeld on January 10, 1948 in Imlay City, MI. Dorothy and Harold loved to travel west to California to spend time with their daughter and her family. Harold Schonfeld died on August 20, 2015.
Dorothy worked with Dr. Glenn Smith as his Head Nurse. As a Registered Nurse she assisted him in his Medical/Health Care office in downtown Imlay City for 40-plus years.
She is survived by one daughter, Lynn (Rick) Bogart of Lake Forest, CA; grandchildren, Jeffrey Clark of Highland, CA, Amber Bogart (Rob) Hodgkiss of Alpharetta, GA; great-grandchildren: Mina Clark Nichols, Sadie Clark, Robbie Hodgkiss, Grayson Hodgkiss, McLain Hodgkiss; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; her parents, Glenn and Orpha Weston; her brothers, Bill Weston and Jack Weston; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jack and Miriam Schonfeld.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, October 13, 2022 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 200 N. Cedar St., Imlay City, MI. Reverend Alan Casillas, pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Imlay City will be officiating. Burial will follow in Imlay Township Cemetery, Imlay City.
The family will be available for visiting hours from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 12 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI and from 9-10 a.m. Thursday, October 13 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 200 N. Cedar St., Imlay City, MI.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions may direct them to Imlay City Historical Society or the Imlay City Alumni Association.
Please be sure to sign the online register book at www.muirbrothersfh.com to share your memories and condolences with the Schonfeld and Weston families.