Jerry Lee Hecht, 70, passed away Aug. 1, 2019, in Vista, California. He served in the Navy for five and a half years on the USS Saratoga. After he left the service he attended the University of Wyoming and received his engineering degree. Jerry went to work as an engineer for Aramco in Saudi Arabia and worked there until he retired. He is survived by his wife Sheila; two sons, Phil and wife Renee, Jeff and wife Tesila; four grandchildren, Ryland, Jaxton, Daniel and Sara; three sisters, Kay McCormick, Sharon Brock and Kristi Fierras. He was preceded in death by his parents Emil and Bette Hecht. A celebration of life will be held Aug. 10 on his avocado farm in Vista, California.