Brenda J. Scherer, 76

Brenda J. Scherer, age 76, of Loretto, passed away Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017.

She was born Dec. 14, 1941, in Roanoke, VA, to Sherman and Mabel (Smith) Mills.

Brenda was united in marriage to David R. Scherer June 13, 1964, in Alexandria, VA.

She was a long-time Wrico Stamping Co. employee.

Brenda enjoyed quilting, crocheting, crafting, and dark chocolate. She was also a collector of crystal figurines; i.e., “pretties.”

She was preceded in death by her parents, Sherman and Mabel Mills; brother John; and parents-in-law Walter and Lillian Scherer.

Brenda is survived by her husband of 53 years, David; daughters Christine Scherer, and Melissa (William) Winterhalter; two grandchildren, James and Haley; sister Bonnie (Fred) Fitzgerald; and many family and friends.

Memorial services took place Thursday, Jan. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano, with a gathering of family and friends from 4 to 6 p.m., prior to the service. Inurnment will be at a later date in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis.

Arrangements were with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

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