Gerald F. Schneider, 68, of Sebastian, died July 15, 2009, at his home. He was born Feb. 13, 1941, in Elyria, Ohio, and lived in Sebastian for 10 years, coming from Avon Lake, Ohio. He retired from NASA after 32 years as an electrical engineer. Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Kathleen; son, Jeffery Schneider of Southwest Ranches; brothers, Dale Schneider of Tulsa, Okla., and Don Schneider of Centennial, Colo.; and sister, Janette Rhodes of Massillon, Ohio. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are by Seawinds Funeral Home & Crematory, Sebastian. A guest book may be signed at www.seawindsfh.com/obit.php.