Leo McDew, 71, Vero Beach

Leo McDew, 71, died March 31, 2010, at his home.

He was born in Douglas, Ga., and moved to Vero Beach more than 50 years ago. Before retirement, he was a machine operator for the Press Journal and worked odd jobs throughout his life.

Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth McDew Buck; companion, Diane Schofield; sons, Willie L. McDew Jr., Brian McDew and Johnny McGriff, all of Vero Beach; daughters, Kimberly McDew, Karen McDew and Cheryl McDew, all of Vero Beach; sisters, Carrie Brunson and Lenora Dupree, both of Vero Beach, and Marjorie Billups of Rochester, N.Y.; brothers, Ozell McDew of Rochester, and Arthur Dupre Sr. and Marvin Dupre, both of Vero Beach; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Ana Alicia McDew.

Memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach, FL 32960.

A service will be at 11 a.m. April 10 at Macedonia Baptist Church in Vero Beach. A meal will follow at the home of Elizabeth Buck, Vero Beach.

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