Willie Vale Oldham Quade, 99, died Feb. 8, 2011.
She was born in Dallas and was a winter resident of Vero Beach for six years, moving here permanently in 2002 from Falls Church, Va.
She worked for five years as a graphic display designer for the Department of Navy, Washington, D.C.
She attended First Baptist Church, Vero Beach, and was a member of the Woman’s Club of Falls Church, the National League of American Pen Women and the Vero Beach Woman’s Club.
She earned a master’s degree in art history from George Washington University.
Survivors include her sons, William Bennett Quade, of Wilton Manors and Stephen Patrick Quade, of Lynchbug, Va.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, William Omar Quade.
Memorial contributions may be made VNA Hospice of Indian River County, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach, FL 32960.
A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. March 5 at Indian River Estates Chapel.
Arrangements are by Lowther Cremation Service Inc., Vero Beach.