Life Story / Obituary
Pastor Daryl A. Vetter, age 81 of Holland, MI went to his heavenly home to be with his Lord & Savior Thursday, October 8, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur & Evelyn Vetter; sister Junice Baarada; nieces Sherry & Shelly; in-laws Hilbertus & Goldie Wieman and brother-in-law Norman Wieman.
He will be deeply missed by his wife of 57 years, Glenda Wieman-Vetter; daughters Vernae (Earl) Smith, Vernita (Phil) Roxbury; grandchildren Alex (Erin) Roxbury, Max (Ashley) Roxbury, Jamie Cox, Janae Cox, Lis Smith, Dan (Emilie) Smith, Audrey (Seth) Buma; great grandchildren Yemaya, Carter, Benjamin, Harper; nieces Maelene (Rick) Ford, Janessa (Art) Melton; cousin Valdona (Denny) VanEmerik; Glenda’s siblings and many close friends.
Daryl grew up on a farm in Marion, South Dakota. Graduated from Marion High School. Attended Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D. and Western Theological Seminary, Holland, MI. He was a pastor in Sodus, New York, Detroit, Holland & Portage, MI. Daryl was known to be a man of God, loved people, and especially enjoyed time spent with his family. He always put others ahead of himself. He had a big and kind heart, great sense of humor, and loved life to the fullest.
Relationships with God and people, were the most meaningful experiences throughout his 42 years in ministry.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association. Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Downtown Chapel.
**Due to circumstantial changes, the services of Mr. Daryl Vetter have been postponed. When times and dates are re-established, we will update you here, and on our Facebook Page. We thank you for your understanding. **