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Clifford Herman Scharmer
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1916
Sibley County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Aug. 26, 1999
Buffalo Lake
Renville County
Minnesota, USA

Clifford Herman Scharmer, 83, of Buffalo Lake, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 1999 at his home.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Zion United Methodist Church, Buffalo Lake with burial in the Zion Evangelical Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m Sunday at the Hughes Funeral Home in Hector and one hour prior to the service at the church.

He is survived by his wife Mary Jane of Buffalo Lake, and daughters and sons-in-law Judy and Ron Swartzell of Olathe, Kan., Jean and Keith Schultz of Dassel, Joyce and Ron Spruill of Olathe, Kan.; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; sisters Mabel Sifferath
of Buffalo Lake, and Violet Bloomquist
of Nampa, Idaho; brothers, LeRoy and Elmer Scharmer of Buffalo Lake; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters; one in infancy and Myrtle Flemming, and by two brothers Ralph and Henry.

He was born on March 13, 1916 in Grafton Township, Sibley County the son of Herman and Helen (Mueller) Scharmer. He attended country school and school in Buffalo Lake through the eighth grade when he quit to work on the family farm. He was drafted into the military in 1941. He served active duty for four years. He was part of Company D, 184th Infantry, 7th Division fighting in the South Pacific and was one of only five in his company of 200 to return home. He married Mary Jane Evert Dec. 18, 1945. He worked as a mechanic in Buffalo Lake for several years. He bought the family store called Scharmer Hardware Store in Buffalo Lake. During this time he went to school to become a master plumber. He later established Cliff Scharmer Plumbing and Heating which he owned and operated for 45 years. He was been a member of Zion United Methodist Church since 1988.

Family links: 
  Herman John Scharmer (1886 - 1970)
  Helena Elvera Scharmer (1888 - 1971)
  Mabel Scharmer Sifferath (1912 - 1999)*
  Clifford Herman Scharmer (1916 - 1999)
  LeRoy Fritz Scharmer (1918 - 2008)*
  Ralph Scharmer (1919 - 1993)*
  Elmer Edward Scharmer (1922 - 2011)*
  Henry Scharmer (1924 - 1996)*
  Violet Esther Scharmer Bloomquist (1927 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA
Maintained by: Love My Ancestors
Originally Created by: Kathy McConnell
Record added: Nov 24, 2009
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Clifford Herman Scharmer
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Clifford Herman Scharmer
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Clifford Herman Scharmer
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 Added: Nov. 24, 2009

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