Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Michael Dennis Vail 1945

His father's name was Frank.   Frank was a lithographer for a printing company in the 1940 census. In 1962 he is a stock broker.  In 1977 they are running Best Window Cleaning and are living at 400 East Stocker apt 9.

Frank and mothers name was Lee.  They lived at one time on Stocker in Glendale, CA. 

His mother was Leota Bernadine Brown.  She was born on July 8, 1912, in Pettis County, Missouri, her father, Orrin, was 32 and her mother, Naomi, was 24. She married Frank Odell Vail on June 13, 1936, in New Cumberland, West Virginia. They had one child named Michael Dennis Vail. She died on September 3, 1984, in Los Angeles County, California, at the age of 72, and was buried in Glendale, California.

Michael married Karen L Prout September 15, 1968. In 1972 he is listed as a machinist but later he joins the LA police force.  He divorces Karen. Michael now lives in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. 

Michael's former wife, Karen Prout Vail,  is on Facebook.  She lives in Minifee, CA.  All information found on the internet



This photo appeared on the front page of the Deseret News sports page with an article about 3 players - Mike Vail, George Nelson and Phil Cameron who joined the church through the influence of the LDS basketball program.


1740 DUEL DR, LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 Michael D Vail 928-566-4094

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