08/02/2013 - Margaret M. Vetter
A Mass of Christian Burial for Margaret M. Vetter, age 100, of Crawford, Nebraska will be Friday, August 2, 2013 at 10:00 AM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Crawford with Father Bernard Berger officiating.
A wake service will be Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 7:00 PM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Crawford.
Burial will be at the Crawford Catholic Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for the Crawford Volunteer Fire Department or the Chadron Volunteer Fire Department. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, PO Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337.
Margaret was the daughter of John and Margaret Motz, born on May 4, 1913, “in a shack in Eastern Nebraska.” The family moved to Dead Horse Creek community when she was young, where she graduated from 8th grade.
On May 4, 1940, she married Ralph Vetter. They lived in the Bethel community before moving on to Crawford. In 2001, they moved into Ponderosa Villa. Ralph passed away in 2003. Margaret loved telling stories of earlier days, playing cards, and dancing.
Margaret is survived by her niece, Sheila Motz of Chadron, nephew and wife Rodney and Jerri Sue Motz of Whitney, great nephews Chase, Dustin, RJ and Colton, and a great great niece, baby Campbell; special family Judy Anderson and numerous other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ralph and brother Henry Motz.
Chamberlain Chapel of Crawford is in charge of arrangements.
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