Vishnu Pandit, 61, killed in Navy Yard shooting

Vishnu Pandit, 61, was born in India but came to America in 1974 to seek a better life for his family, reports ABC News.

Pandit attended the University of Michigan, where he completed a second undergraduate degree in Marine engineering and then a Master’s degree, Huffington Post reports.

Pandit was one of 12 victims killed Monday at the Navy Yard shooting.

He worked for the U.S. Navy for 25 years and will be remembered as a "loving husband, father of two adult children, father-in-law, grandfather and friend," according to his obituary, which ABC News obtained.

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