Robert P. Sherer

Service Scheduled for: Thursday, Dec. 30 11:00 AM
Died: Dec. 20, 2021
Robert P. Sherer, 78, of Bethlehem, PA, husband of Carol L. (Higbee) Sherer, for 58 years, died Monday December 20, 2021, at his home.

Born in Bethlehem, PA, he was a son of the late Joseph and Kathleen (Bednar) Sherer Stangl. Robert was a self employed welder, owning R.S. Welding for many years, and he was also an iron worker with the former Local #36 Iron Workers Union. He was a veteran of the US Army. He was a member of the Hellertown American Legion Post #397; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Loyal Order of Moose Lodge; Heights Athletic Association. He was an avid hunter, and a member of the Steel City Gun Club, Hellertown Sportsman Assoc., and an advocate of the NRA. He enjoyed playing pool at the I.C.C.

Surviving in addition to his wife is one son, Robert D. Sherer and his wife Lisa, Bethlehem; one daughter, Denise C. wife of Michael Tocci, Bethlehem; one sister, Susan wife of Donald Dorward, Lehighton; five grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by one son, Scott Alan Sherer and two brothers, Joseph and James Sherer.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 am on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at Northampton Memorial Shrine, 3051 Green Pond Road, Easton. Officiating will be Pastor Patrick McCormick.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to March of Dimes, www.marchofdimes.org or the Charity of Choice.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

The services will be held at Northampton Memorial Shrine.