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Obituary for Bruce David Scheerer

Scheerer, Bruce David:

After a long struggle with multiple health issues, Bruce passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Freeport Health Centre at the age of 67.

Much loved brother of David Scheerer, Pat (George) Selgrad, Linda Stutt-Corey (Tom Vanderstelt), Rick Scheerer (Elsie Payne) and Gloria (Steve) Koster.
Father of B.J. and Matthew Scheerer.
Will be missed by his many nieces and nephews and their families.
Predeceased by his parents Edgar and Anna Scheerer, brother-in-law Paul Corey and niece Heather Corey.

Bruce worked for many years as a tow motor operator and as a crew member on freighters sailing the Great Lakes. He was a long time volunteer, avid learner, cyclist, hiker, and faithful friend. Bruce was a devoted Colorado Avalanche fan.

Cremation has taken place and a private family service was held. As per Bruce's wishes, his ashes will be scattered in Georgian Bay. Arrangements entrusted to the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 519-749-8467.

A special thank you to the staff at Freeport Health Centre and Columbia Forest Long Term Care for their compassionate care and kindness shown to Bruce over the years.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Grand River Hospital Foundation - Freeport would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).

Visit for Bruce's memorial.