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Raymond Scherer

Monday, February 7, 2005

BENTON - Raymond Charles Scherer, 67, died Feb. 5, 2005, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born Oct. 24, 1937, at Benton to the late John and Bertha Enderle Scherer, he was employed in farming and a member of the St. Denis Catholic Church in Benton.

On Nov. 8, 1958, at Dutchtown, he married Olevia "Libby" Tucker, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one son, Anthony Scherer of Benton; two daughters, Diane Scherer of Cape Girardeau and Cheryl Scherer of Benton; four brothers, Vernon Scherer of Benton, Paul Scherer and Mark Scherer of Cape Girardeau and Robert Scherer of Venice, Fla.; two sisters, Drusilla Felter and Louise Burger of Benton; and one stepgrandchild.

One brother preceded him in death.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton where parish prayers will be recited at 7:30 p.m.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Denis Catholic Church with the Rev. Normand Varone officiating.

Burial will follow in the St. Denis Cemetery at Benton.