Conrad E. Lavander, 79, died May 3, 2011, at VNA Hospice House, Vero Beach.
He was born in Chicago and lived locally for 44 years, coming from his birthplace.
He was a retired aeronautical and marine engineer.
He was a sharpshooter in the Marine Corps.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Patricia Lavander; son, C. Martin Lavander, of Vero Beach; and sister, Kathy Lavander, of Vero Beach.
A brief memorial service will be at 10 a.m. May 24 at Consulate Health Care, Vero Beach, conducted by Deacon Blake of Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Arrangements are by All County Funeral Home & Crematory Treasure Coast Chapel, Stuart.