Farming Rural 18

Lawrence Veselich

April 19, 1935 ~ August 26, 2019 (age 84)


Lawrence Veselich, 84, of Butler passed away on August 26, 2019 at his home.

Born April 19, 1935 in Jefferson Twp., he was the son of John Veselich and Christina Benec Veselich.

At 17 years of age, Lawrence began hauling can milk. He then later owned his own tank milk hauling business, Lawrence Veselich Trucking for 30 years. His life long love for farming began as a young boy at the family farm. He loved working the fields and taking care of the animals.

Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Starr Veselich, whom he married June 3, 1967, two sisters, Catherine Drescher of Cabot and Dorothy (Albert) Paytas of Renfrew and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, John Veselich, Edward Veselich and Joseph Veselich, also an infant brother Robert.

Friends will be received on Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 5-8 pm at Fox Funeral Home, Inc., 410 W. Main Street, Saxonburg.

Services will be held on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 10:30 am at the funeral home with Fr. Will Wuenschel officiating.

Entombment will follow in Butler County Memorial Park Mausoleum.

The family would like to thank Family Hospice, Part of UPMC for all the loving and dedicated care that was given to Lawrence.

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August 29, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Fox Funeral Home, Inc.
410 West Main Street, PO Box 305
Saxonburg, PA 16056

Funeral Service
August 30, 2019

10:30 AM
Fox Funeral Home, Inc.
410 West Main Street, PO Box 305
Saxonburg, PA 16056

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