Bertha Scherer

Wednesday, January 2, 2002

KELSO, Mo. -- Bertha Clara Scherer, 92, of Kelso died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2001, in Advance, Mo.

She was born Aug. 12, 1909, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of Anton and Regina Heuring Glastetter. She and Joseph Otto Scherer were married Oct. 20,1932, at New Hamburg, Mo. He died April 17, 1969.

Scherer was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church.

Survivors include two sons, Joe Scherer of Advance, Larry Scherer of Malabar, Fla.; a brother, Eugene Glastetter of Chaffee; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three brothers and seven sisters.

Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, Mo., from 4-8 p.m. today. The parish rosary will be recited at 6.

Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Augustine Church. The Rev. Oliver Clavin will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.