Clyde R. Vail Jr.
Clyde R. Vail Jr., 58, of Roselle Park
passed away on Friday, May 14, 2010, in Overlook
Hospital in Summit.
Born in Elizabeth,
Mr. Vail lived his whole life in Roselle
Park. He was a service
manager for Edison Heating & Cooling in Edison
for five years and prior to that he worked for the Elizabethtown Gas Company. Mr. Vail was a member, engineer, lieutenant
and captain for 30 years of the Roselle Park Fire Department "Central
Engine Company." He was a member of
the New Jersey Fireman's Exempt Association, and a life member for New Jersey
Fireman's Association. He was a coach
for Pop Warner football and a coach for Roselle Park Little League. Mr. Vail was a member and past president of
the West End Community Center and a member of the Union County Over 35 50 Club
softball team. He was predeceased by his
father, Clyde R. Vail Sr., and two brothers, Craig and Kevin Vail. Surviving
are his wife, Kathleen Stevens Vail; his children, Emily Rose and C. Robert
Vail, Tara, Kimberly and Rachael Vida; his mother, Muriel E. Hahn Vail, and his
sisters and brothers, Carol Yanchok, Keith Vail,
Cheryl Schenk and Kirk Vail.
Relatives and friends are invited
to attend the funeral services on Thursday, May 20, 2010, in the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 400 Faitoute Ave., Roselle Park, at 10 a.m. Please be at the
funeral home at 8:45 a.m. Interment is in Graceland
Memorial Park in Kenilworth.
Visitation is from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, please make
donations to the Roselle Park Fire Department, 110 E. Westfield Ave., Roselle Park,
N.J. 07204, in Clyde's memory.