Funeral arrangements for Reverend Joseph G. Vetter

Reverend Joseph G. Vetter, a retired priest of the Diocese of Raleigh, died on Monday, May 7. Funeral arrangements are as follows.

Reception of the Body and Vigil for the Deceased

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

St. Michael the Archangel, Cary, NC

Msgr. Michael P. Shugrue, presiding, assisted by Msgr. John A. Wall

Following the conclusion of the Vigil for the Deceased, visitation will continue until 8:00 p.m.     

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

St. Michael the Archangel, Cary, NC

Most Rev. Luis R. Zarama, principal celebrant 

Msgr. Gerald L. Lewis, homilist 


Interment will be at a later date in Yancey County, NC.


Mass cards and condolences may be sent to the following address:

Family of Father Vetter
c/o The Catholic Center
7200 Stonehenge Drive
Raleigh, NC 27613