DEXTER -- Robert L. Scherer, 75, died Nov. 4, 2008, at his home.
Born Aug. 3, 1933, at Heagy, to the late Fred Joseph and Mary Elizabeth Sanders Scherer, he was a retired farmer and veteran of the U.S. Air Force. A 1951 graduate of Bell City High School, he was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter, the Knights of Columbus and the Bell City Rotary Club.
On Feb. 5, 1953, in Dexter, he married Mona Jones, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: four sons; David Scherer of Bell City, Danny Scherer and Chris Scherer of Oran and Greg Scherer of Bloomfield; a daughter; Gale Janosek of Dallas; and 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were: a son, Dennis Scherer; a daughter, Regina; and six brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Morgan Funeral Home in Advance, where a Knights of Columbus rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter with the Rev. David Dohogne officiating.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.