Robert Scherer

Thursday, November 6, 2008
Robert Scherer

DEXTER, Mo. -- Robert L. Scherer, 75, of Dexter died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, at his home.

He was born Aug. 3, 1933, in Heagy, Mo., son of Fred Joseph and Mary Elizabeth Sanders Scherer. He and Mona Jones were married Feb. 5, 1953, at Dexter.

Scherer was a retired farmer. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter, Knights of Columbus and Bell City, Mo., Rotary Club. He was a 1951 graduate of Bell City High School.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

Survivors include his wife; four sons, David Scherer of Bell City, Danny and Chris Scherer of Oran, Mo., Greg Scherer of Bloomfield, Mo.; a daughter, Gale Janosek of Dallas; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, a daughter, six brothers and three sisters.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance. Knights of Columbus rosary will be recited at 7.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Church, with the Rev. David Dohogne officiating. Burial will be in Dexter Cemetery.