Ben Benedikt SCHERER

born on February 26th, 1937 in Germany passed away at Sun Pointe Village in Kelowna on December 29th, 2008 at the age of 71. Ben is survived by his loving wife Betty, his daughter Mina, son Ben Jr. (Joy), grandchildren, Slade and Mackenzie. Ben was a long time employee of Western Star until his retirement in August 1999. In lieu of flowers, family would ask that donations be made to the Benevolent Fund at Sun Pointe Village, 700 Rutland Road North, Kelowna, BC V1X 7W8. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Sun Pointe Village for their exceptional care. A Celebration of Bens life will be held at Sun Pointe Village at a later date. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Valleyview Funeral Home ~ Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial (250) 765-3147.