John Paul Steigerwald, 84, died April 28, 2010, at his home.
He was born in Crafton, Pa., and lived in Vero Beach since September 2009, coming from Somerset, Pa.
Before retirement, he was an analyst for the State Department. He was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Donna Steigerwald of Vero Beach; sons, John Steigerwald of Front Royal, Va., Charles Steigerwald of Fairfax, Va., Greg Steigerwald of Arlington, Va., Jim Steigerwald of Miami and Steve Steigerwald of Vero Beach; daughters, Nora Borne and Joan Grifith, both of Atlanta; brother, Wendell Steigerwald of Stuart; and 22 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Steigerwald; brothers, Albert and Bill Steigerwald; and sister, Betty.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society , 3375 20th St., Suite 100, Vero Beach, FL 32960.
A Mass will be at noon May 1 at St. Helen Catholic Church, Vero Beach.
Arrangements are by Cox-Gifford-Seawinds Funeral Home and Crematory, Vero Beach. A guest book may be signed at sea windsfh.com/obit.php.