Betty J. Scherrer

Betty J. Scherrer, 92, of Berne, formerly of Geneva, passed away at 10:50 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born on Saturday, June 13, 1925 in Indianapolis to Robert and Sarah Ella (Gross) Kindrick. She was married on Wednesday, June 19, 1946 to Herman Scherrer.

She was a 1943 graduate of Greensburg High School. She retired from Berco in Berne. She was a member of the High Street United Methodist Church in Geneva. She enjoyed reading, being a seamstress, and helping with Kids Club at High Street United Methodist Church. 

She is survived by four sons, Alan Scherrer of Indianapolis; Mark Scherrer of New Whiteland; and Eric (Sue) Scherrer; and Kris (Darlene) Scherrer, both of Geneva; two daughters, Sue Scherrer of Dayton, Tennessee; and Luanna (Phil) Tollett of Smithville, Tennessee; 24 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; daughter, Rosemary Scherrer; and sister, Martha Napier.

Visitation will be from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, February 12 at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva and one hour prior to the 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 13 at the funeral home. Officiating will be Pastor Michele Isch. Burial will be at West Lawn Cemetery in Geneva.

Memorials may be made to High Street United Methodist Church, 435 High St., Geneva, IN 46740.

Arrangements provided by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva. Online condolences may be made at