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Deborah A. (Binting) Scherer

June 23, 1953 ~ July 28, 2022 (age 69)


Deborah A. "Deb" (Binting) Scherer, 69, of Castalia, OH passed away unexpectedly Thursday evening, July 28, 2022, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Main Campus, Sandusky.
   Born on June 23, 1953, in Sandusky, OH the daughter of Robert Dwight and Marilyn Jean (Hare) Binting.  She was a 1971 graduate of Perkins High School and later graduated from the Providence School of Nursing becoming an LPN.  Deb worked as a nurse at Providence Hospital for over 30 years, moved on to Firelands Regional Medical Center and finally in the Home Health Care Field for several more years before retiring.

 Deb, loving wife, mother and grandmother, will be remembered by her family as a giving woman, in life, as well as, in death, as she has gifted herself to LifeBanc to help others that are in need. She was an involved member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and the AMVETS Post #17 Ladies Auxiliary. Holding executive roles at the local and state level she dedicated her time to our veterans as, President of the State AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary from 2021-2022 as well as the Leader for the Family Support Group for the National Guard (D Co. 612 Engineer Battlion and for the Troop C 2-107 Calvary. Over the years, Deb was also a Girl Scout Leader.

 Deb is survived by her husband of 47 years, Eric D. Scherer, whom she married on September 20, 1975; her three sons, Eric (Tera) Scherer of Mesa, AZ, Matthew (Katherine) Scherer of Green, OH and Christopher (Katie) Scherer of Bellevue, OH; seven grandchildren, Travis, Sydney, Samantha, Christian, Gianna, Hayden, and Harlow; her two brothers, Dan Binting of Sandusky, OH and David Binting of Norwalk, OH; and her nieces and nephews.

   She was preceded in death by her parents, Grandparents; Rolland & Dorothy Bovia, and several Aunts & Uncles.

   It was her wish to be cremated. The family will receive friends on Monday morning,  August 8, 2022, from 9 am until time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 429 Central Avenue, Sandusky. Fr. Zach Brown officiating.  Following the service a "Celebration Of Life" for Deb will be held at the AMVETS Post # 17, 307 Putnam Street, Sandusky.

   Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to the AMVETS Post # 17 Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship Fund, 307 Putnam Street, Sandusky, OH 44870.

   Arrangements are entrusted to the David F. Koch Funeral and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky.

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