Jefferson Schofield, 61, died Tuesday, June 21st, at Sanford Hospital while surrounded by friends. Jefferson made Fargo his home after arriving in North Dakota from Washington state in 2012. He was a poet, singer/songwriter, and shared his gifts by playing the guitar and signing for others. He also rocked it out at karaoke events.

Jefferson was a kind and gentle soul who often kept to himself and had his daily routine. He faced some challenges during his time in Fargo but regardless of his circumstances it seemed he was always still alright to smile. It was that smile that kicked off so many friendships. His friends miss him already.

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  1. I don’t even have the words. Your losses felt so deeply in our family. I thank you for being such a wonderful friend, and bless me with such a beautiful son. You would be so proud of him. I love you. Go rest high now.

  2. I will always remember your talent for writing and pictures you drew as well as playing your guitar! You always took your twin sisters with you to tag along when we needed to be watched! Love your sis Dawn

    May you now rest in peace and have permanant song in your heart!

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