Emily Wells Conrad Vail Pesti, 62, of Brookeville, died June 14, 2012, in Derwood.
Born July 1949 in Washington, D.C., to Elizabeth Vail and the late George Conrad Jr., she is survived by her husband of 40 years Jaak Pesti.
She graduated from Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda, and graduated with a bachelorís in psychology and a masterís in speech pathology from the University of Maryland, College Park. She went on to receive a Master of Education in school administration and supervision from Bowie State University. She was a resident of Gaithersburg for 35 years prior to moving to Brookeville.
In addition to her husband, she is also survived by two daughters, Kyle and Kirsten Pesti, a brother, Alan Conrad, and a sister, Cynthia Conrad.
A memorial service will take place at 1 p.m. June 30 at Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ, 1 Westmoreland Circle, Bethesda.
Memorial contributions may go to Second Chance Wildlife Center at scwc.org.