Those who knew him call him a courageous man who helped bring justice to the county. Judge Shad Connelly remembers Veshecco saying he set the tone for prosecution, investigation and helped the community respect the criminal justice system.
Veshecco died on Sunday at UPMC Hamot. He was 66 years old.
The Brugger Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Visiting hours are Thursday with the funeral service scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday.
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