Jerome Virgil Poissant died Jan. 10. He was 77.

Mr. Poissant was born July 4, 1935. He attended St. Francis High and then attended the University of Oregon for two years, before serving in the Army. He returned to Eugene and graduated with a degree in business administration. He spent 30 years working in the air conditioning and heating industry as a distributor.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 19, at St. Mark Church in Eugene.