Walter Gledhill Schofield, 84, of Hilo, died Jan. 15 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Norwich, Conn., he was a boat captain and worked in numerous industries including aviation and food service worldwide. Local celebration of life with scattering of ashes held. Survived by wife, Eleanor Rhinelander Schofield of Hilo; daughter, April Louise (Steven) Hladczuk of Philadelphia; stepson, Adam Walker Young of Santa Fe, N.M.; stepdaughter, Margaret (Katie Cook) Young of Denver; hanai sister, Barbara (Robert) King of Danielson, Conn.; three grandsons. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.