Veteto, Elmer F

Male 1869 - 1930  (61 years)


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  • Name Veteto, Elmer F 
    Born 13 Jan 1869  Coffeeville leroy Ks Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1930 
    Notes 
    • Canby Herald February 6,1930

      Elmer F.Veteto Rests In Zion Cemetery,Canby

      Ended Life By Hanging Self In His Barn At New Era Last Week

      The funeral of Elmer F.Veteo, who committed suicide one day last week by
      hanging himself in he barn back of his home at New Era was held in the Holman
      and Pace chepel at Oregon City Thursday afternoon.Internment was in Zion
      cemetery at Canby.
      Mr.Veteto was sixty one years of age, apparently in good health, and no cause
      can be assigned for his rash act.When he arose the morning of the
      tragedy,Veteo went to the barn to do the work as was his usual practice,and
      Mrs.Veteto prepared breakfast never having a suspicion that anything was
      wron.When he failed to appear at the call for breakast,their son went to hte
      barn to investigate the cause and found his father hanging by a rope in the
      hay loft.
      Before leaving the house,Veteo left his keys,watch and other personal items in
      a dresser drawer.A note was also found saying "Find me in the barn".Mrs.Veteo
      informed Coroner R.H.Holman,who was called, that her husband had beenin good
      health.He had been a carpenter besides farming.
      He was born January 18,1859 and was amember of the Odd Fellows and Masonic
      Lodges of Oregon City.Surviving are the wife,Verna
      Veteto;daughter,Mary;;son,Ceicel and two hitchman.
    Person ID I3163  Hougham
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2005 

    Father Veteto, George Washington
              b. 13 Feb 1831, Bloomington Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Feb 1909, New Era Clackamas or Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Hougham, Mary Elizabeth "Betty"
              b. 25 Sep 1839, Heyworth Dewitt Il Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Oct 1903, New Era Clackamas or Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1861 
    Family ID F1026  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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