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Vincent P. Scherer

August 13, 1931 July 12, 2018
Vincent P. Scherer
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Vincent P. Scherer

Age 86 of Owosso passed away Thursday July 12, 2018 at his home.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10am Tuesday July 17, 2018 at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Michael O'Brien officiating. Burial will follow at St. Paul Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Home, Owosso Chapel on Monday July 16 from 2pm to 8pm with a rosary being prayed at 7pm.

Vincent was born August 13, 1931 in Bunker Hill Township, the son of Edmund and Cecilia (Hengstebeck) Scherer.

He graduated from St. Paul High School, class of 1951 and attended GMI as a Tool and Die Machinist.

Vincent was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and Nocturnal Adoration, Knights of Columbus 4th Degree and U.A.W. Local 659 in Flint as well as previously involved with St. Joseph the Workers at St. Paul's. He enjoyed card games with family and friends, gardening, lawn work and looked forward to trips and traveling; especially cruises. Most of all he loved spending time with his family and watching his grandchildren play sports.

He married Dorothy Allen on June 25, 1955 at St. Paul Catholic Church.

Vincent retired from General Motors as a Tool and Die Maker for Chevrolet V-8 Engine Plant in Flint after 47 years of service.

Vincent is survived by his wife Dorothy; daughter Barbara (Carl) Smith of Kildeer, IL; sons Michael Scherer of Aurora, CO, Gerald (Deanna) Scherer of Flushing, Richard (Patricia) Scherer of Haslett and Gregory (Sonja) Scherer of Grand Ledge; 8 grand-sons Jeremy (Kim) Scherer, Ryan (Aimee) Scherer, Brad (Lisa) Scherer, Gehrig Scherer, Brandon Smith, Nathan (Melissa) Smith, Jacob Austin and Jon Austin; 1 granddaughter Molly Scherer; 3 great-granddaughters and 3 great-grandsons; brothers Raymond and Leo Scherer; and many other loving family and friends.

He was predeceased by his parents and 2 brothers Richard and Edmund.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Paul Catholic Church, Respite or Michigan Parkinson Association.

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2:00 PM 7/16/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 7/16/2018 8:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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10:00 AM 7/17/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Paul Catholic Church

111 North Howell Street
Owosso, MI 48867

St. Paul Catholic Church
111 North Howell Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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