Life Story for
Bonnie Scherer (Erichsen)
Bonnie Lou Scherer, age 77, went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 21, 2018.
She was born March 22, 1941 in Aberdeen, SD the daughter of Lew and Lillian Erichsen. Bonnie graduated from Central High School in Aberdeen in 1959. She then attended Mounds Midway School of Nursing in St. Paul, MN and received a degree as a registered nurse. Bonnie moved to Florida where she worked in pediatrics. In 1968 she moved to Billings where she met Jered Scherer and they were married on November 2, 1970. Bonnie was a very kind and caring person helping many who were in time of need. She was very involved in First Baptist Church and was an author of several children’s books. She was a partner with her husband, Jered, with Smith Funeral Chapels and Terrace Gardens Cemetery. Bonnie is survived by her husband, Jered; two sons, James Musso of Portland, OR and Lew Scherer of Billings; her sister, Mony (Bill) McCracken of Mobile, AL; three grandsons, Jered, Holden and Tre’; several nieces and nephews and cousins and her beloved Scottie, Finly. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, at First Baptist Church, Third Ave No. and Division Street. A luncheon will follow and burial will be at Mountview Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Smith’s West Chapel, 304 – 34th St West.
Flowers are sure welcome as Bonnie was fond of them or you may make memorials to First Baptist Church or the Scottish Rite Language Clinic, 514 14th St. West, Billings, MT 59102. Condolences may be shared online at www.smithfuneralchapels.com.