Albert T. Heron, 83, died May 19, 2003.
He was a retired mechanic from the Chicago Transit Authority and was born in Gordon, Texas. He also was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley E. Heron of the home; a son, John R. Heron of Darien, Ill.; a daughter, Joanne Heron of Melbourne; two sisters, Martha Neu and Jean Backus, both of Fort Worth, Texas; and four great-grandchildren.
No services are planned at this time.
Local arrangements are by Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel of Horseshoe Bend.
The family asks that memorials be made to Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne.