April 10, 1939-Feb. 7, 2018

Service: Private family service

Mrs. Bookwalter, 78, Springfield, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, at home. She was born in Bear Creek to Marion and Mary Ellen Thompson.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Fern Lorraine; three children, Debralyn Bookwalter, Tanya Hopper and husband Jim and Michael F. Bookwalter; five grandchildren, Emily and husband Pietro, Christian, Samantha and husband Jonathan, Jamie and Lucas; three great-grandchildren, Rose, Alexi and Eliot; and a sister, Dr. Paula Thompson of Springfield.

Services were under the direction of Bland-Brumback Funeral Home, Stockton. Online condolences can be made at www.brumbackfuneralhomem.com.