Ted Melvin Vetor
Ted Melvin Vetor
Ted Melvin Vetor, 83, of Anderson, formerly of Middletown, passed away Monday, July 8, 2013, at Rawlins House Health and Living Community in Pendleton. Ted was born January 22, 1930, in Summitville to the late Charles and Mabel (Pyle) Vetor.
He was a 1948 graduate of Summitville High School. He was an Army Veteran, serving during the Korean War. Ted worked as a utility engineer at Delco Remy for 38 years before his retirement. Ted attended the Middletown Church of the Nazarene and was a member of the UAW Local 662. He enjoyed baseball and was active in Little League and the Babe Ruth League. His greatest joy was watching his grandchildren and children play baseball.
Ted is survived by four children, Tim Vetor of Anderson, Kent (Terri) Vetor of Middletown, Lori (Ron) Rouse of Hardensburg, and Ted (Chanise) Vetor of Pendleton; three brothers, Rube Vetor of Mongomery, Garbo Vetor of Anderson, and Phil (Carla) Vetor of Summitville; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
Ted was preceded in death by his loving wife, Laura Belle Vetor; four brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation was from 1 - 3 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, with a funeral service to celebrate Ted's life immediately following at 3 p.m. at the Middletown Church of the Nazarene, 698 N. 5th St., Middletown. Pastor Phil Rogers officiated. Burial followed in Vinson Memorial Cemetery in Summitville.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Cal Ripkin Little League of Middletown.
Online guestbook at www.ballardandsons.com.
The Ballard family is honored to celebrate the life of Ted Vetor with family and friends.