Donald Scherber


Services for Donald James Scherber, 69, of Albertville were Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at St. Michael Catholic Church in St. Michael.

Interment with military rites was at St. Michael Cemetery.

Mr. Scherber died Monday, Oct. 1, at North Memorial Hospice in Robbinsdale.

He was born April 21, 1943, in Sherburne County to Delbert and Bertha Diseth Scherber.

He honorably served his Country in The United States Navy.

On June 30, 1984, Donald J. Scherber and Mary C. Hogan were joined in marriage in Lawton, Okla.

Mr. Scherber was a retired supervisor of Northwestern Bell Telephone Company.  He was formerly employed by the telephone company for 34 years.

He enjoyed bowling, gardening, was an avid outdoorsman.

He was also a member of the St. Michael American Legion Post # 567 and was their longtime gaming manager.

Survived by his wife, Mary C. Scherber of Albertville; children, Stephanie (Ross) Dahlheimer and Drew Scherber; grandsons, Nash and Gabe Dahlheimer; brother, Jerome “Jerry” Scherber, all of St. Michael;  brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Fred (Carol Lou) Knox, Wayne (Kay) Knox and Mabel Evans-Eakle; a stepson, Michael Johnson and a stepdaughter, Susan Long both of Lawton, Okla.; special friends, Dave Dugan and Teri Bell and family; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents.