Richard J. Rankin, 81, died Feb. 14, 2010, at his home.
He was born in Hartford, Conn., and lived in Vero Beach for 15 years, coming from Enfield, Conn.
He served in the Navy during the Korean War. Before retirement, he worked at Pratt & Whitney tool division.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Doris H. Rankin of Vero Beach; daughter, Dorean Brintle of Yarmouth, Maine; sister, Mary Andrews of Barefoot Bay; and one grandchild.
No services are planned.
Arrangements are by Seawinds Funeral Home and Crematory, Sebastian. A guest book may be signed at seawindsfh.com/obit.php.