Loving wife, mother, grandmother, passed away November 28, 2014, at the age of 62. She was born September 18, 1952, in Lansing. Dana enjoyed spending time with her friends, but her true love was spoiling her grandchildren and her dog.
Dana was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Scherer in 2009; nephew, Clinton; niece, Jill. Surviving are: daughter, Elizabeth “Beth” (Jason) Van Zee; grandsons, Drew and Samuel Van Zee; brothers, Mark (Pat) Orler and Paul (Judy) Orler; sister, Liane (Lew) Kurrle; nieces, Lindsay, Katie, Krystin, Allina; and her dog, Zak.
A memorial gathering will take place from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 6, 2014, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, with a eulogy to be given at 12:00 p.m. Inurnment will take place at a later date, in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sparrow Hospice Services in memory of Dana Scherer.