Joseph Scherer, 88, 2471 Maplewood Drive, Plover, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at River Pines Center.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Bronislava Catholic Church in Plover. Burial will be in Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Jensen & Jinsky Funeral Home in Plover.
Mr. Scherer was born July 9, 1912, a son of the late Ludwig and Maria (Helman) Scherer.
He was married to Josephine Wojdyla on Nov. 28, 1934, in Chicago.
He worked as a self-employed decorator until his retirement.
They moved to Plover 27 years ago.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Nancy Anne (Harley) Nelson, South Elgin, Ill., and Catherine Marie (Richard) Thull, Chicago, Ill.; one sister, Mary, Germany; one stepbrother, Ludwig Scherer, Orlando, Fla.; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.