Vetere - editedAfter a lengthy illness and surrounded by family at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Saturday, August 3rd, 2013, Giuseppe “Joseph” Vetere, of Wallacetown, in his 54th year.  Son of Letizia Vetere and predeceased by his father Nicola.  Beloved and cherished husband of Joanne.  Loved by his children:  Charlene and partner Colin, Christopher and his wife Megan, and Jaclyn and her partner Mike, and by his 7 grandchildren:  Alannah, Cameron, Colton, Christian, Claire, Nicholas, Emmett and a grandchild-to-be.  Survived by his siblings:  Sue and Marc, Angela and Vito, Phyllis and Les, Rocco and Heather, Frank and Georgina and Carlo and Zenalia.  Also survived by sister-in-law Nancy and by brother-in-law Clayton and his wife Ruth.  Joseph will be missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews throughout Canada and abroad.  Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., as well as one hour prior to the funeral service being conducted at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Fairview Cemetery in Dutton.  Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Joseph are asked to consider the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada. Online condolences accepted at

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