Ronald Francis Viovode, 80, died Oct. 21, 2010, at Royal Palm Rehabilitation Center, Vero Beach.
He was born in Detroit and lived in Vero Beach for 24 years, coming from Livonia, Mich. He served in the Air Force during the Korean War.
Before retiring, he worked for Chrysler Corp. for 38 years.
He attended the Community Church in Vero Beach.
Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Jenny Viovode, of Vero Beach; daughter, Mary K. Malinowski, of Dearborn Heights, Mich.; son, Ronald A. Viovode, of Vero Beach; and two grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society , 3375 20th St., Suite 100, Vero Beach, FL 32960.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Oct. 25 in the Grace Chapel of Community Church in Vero Beach.
Arrangements are by Cox-Gifford-Seawinds Funeral Home and Crematory, Vero Beach.
A guestbook is available at www.seawindsfh.com/obit.php.