Jeffrey J. Assad, 72, of Sebastian, died Thursday, March 10, 2011, at the Sebastian River Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 10, 1938, in Detroit, Mich., and was a resident of Sebastian for 42 years, coming from Detroit, Mich.
Assad owned Jeff Assad Plastering.
He was a United States Air Force veteran, having served in Viet Nam.
He was a member of the Italian American Club, VFW, Elks Lodge and Moose Lodge.
He was a coach for the Sebastian Panthers Youth Football and Keens Foodtown Little League Baseball.
Survivors include his son, James Assad, of Tampa; daughter, Elizabeth Assad, of Tampa; brother, Al Assad, of Sebastian; sister, Fay Dyack, of Sebastian; and one grandson.
He was predeceased by his wife, Barbara Assad.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 17, at 2 p.m. at Seawinds Funeral Home Chapel.
Memorial donations can be made to VNA Hospice House 901 37th St. Vero Beach, FL 32960.
Arrangements are under the direction of Seawinds Funeral Home & Crematory, Sebastian, FL.