Fr. Edward Scheuerman

May 23, 1925 - March 17, 2017
Our brother and fellow priest, Father Edward Scheuerman, passed on from this life on March 17, 2017 at the age of 91.

Father Scheuerman was born on May 23, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Detroit on May 20, 1950.

Father Scheuerman served as pastor of St. Patrick Parish, Wyandotte and St. Martin of Tours Parish, Detroit. He also served as associate pastor of St. Bartholomew Parish, Detroit; and as Administrator of St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Newport; St. Mark Parish, Warren; Christ the King Parish, Detroit; and Presentation/Our Lady of Victory Parish, Detroit. In addition, he served at Aquinas High School, Regina High School, Bishop Gallagher High School, and on the faculty of then-Sacred Heart Seminary.

Visitation will take place at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 340 North Pontiac Trail, Walled Lake on Monday, March 20, 2017 from 3-9 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, March 21 at St. William Parish, 531 Common Street, Walled Lake from 3-9 p.m. with a vigil service at 7 p.m. Father Scheuerman will lie in repose on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at St. William from 10 a.m. until the celebration of his funeral Mass at 11 a.m.

Father Scheuerman was predeceased by his parents, Frederick and Irene Scheuerman. He is survived by his siblings, Bernice (Charles) Chinzi-Ruemenapp; Estelle (Al) Brengman; Fred (Christine) Scheuerman; Helen Morley; Robert Scheuerman; and Thomas (Linda) Scheuerman. Memorials are appreciated to Senior Clergy Village or Macomb Oakland Regional Center (MORC). Condolences may be sent to Father Scheuerman's brother, Thomas Scheuerman, 16975 Peninsula Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686.

Kindly include in the general intercessions of your weekend liturgies a prayer for the repose of the soul of Father Scheuerman. Keep him in your prayers and include him in the Masses celebrated in accord with our Archdiocesan Mass Pact.