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Darrell (Doc) L. Vetor Oct. 19, 1927 - Dec. 5, 2018

Darrell (Doc) L. Vetor, 91, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, in his home in Fairmount.

Doc was born in Fairmount on Oct. 19, 1927, to the late Charles and Netti Vetor. Doc was the eighth child of 17 siblings; all have preceded in death, except for his younger brother Delbert R. (Bunnie) Vetor, who survives him and resides in Burbon.

His wife of 39 years, Helen L. Vetor, survives him. They were married on Feb. 10, 1979.

Doc was a long time farmer. He loved the land at a very young age and bought his first tractor at the age of 17. He was a long time dairy man and still continued to raise fat cattle to his ending days. Doc was a kind and gentle-hearted man who worked hard his entire life. He loved life and was well known throughout the community.

Doc fathered four biological children, Robert (Patricia) L. Vetor, Summitville, Michael A. Vetor Fairmount, Lydia M. Vetor, Summitville, and Denise-Dee (Scott) Amos, Summitville; and was a father to four more beautiful children, Norma P. Sexton, Alexandria, Carla (Bud) Shelton, Fairmount, (preceded in death, Richard E. Kerrigan and Thomas D. Kerrigan). He had 19 grandchildren (preceded in death, Timothy James Vetor) and 42 great-grandchildren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Armes-Hunt Funeral Home, 415 S. Main St., Fairmount, Indiana. Calling hours are scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, from 2-6 p.m. and one hour prior to the service on Monday. Funeral service is Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Dave Mantor officiating. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery, Fairmount.

Memorial contributions may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice or Able Hands Home Care in care of the funeral home.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.armeshuntfuneralhome.com.