Mack B. Vail

February 02, 1926 ‒ January 01, 2018

Marion, Ohio
Formerly of Fredericktown, Ohio

Mack Burton Vail 91, of Marion passed away peacefully Monday morning January 1, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at the Kobacker House in Columbus.

He was born February 2, 1926 in Mount Vernon, Ohio the son of the late Burton & Edna (Zolman) Vail.

Mack worked for Ryder Transportation Resources as a fleet maintenance manager for over 30 years before his retirement.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 65 years Darleen (Klingel) Vail; son Joel (Cindy) Vail; granddaughter Stacy Vail Burns; great grandchildren Brandon Vail, Kyle Jones, and Allie Burns; sister Joanne Bemiller.

He was preceded in death by his oldest son Mark Vail in 1979 and youngest son Tracey Vail in 1986.

Mack worked with his hands often, allowing him the skills to begin flipping houses in his spare time, and becoming a master cabinet maker, he always enjoyed woodworking. Mack attended the Fulton Creek Evangelical Friends Church in Marion, he knew the love and peace of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and prayed that everyone would come to know Jesus Christ just as he did.

Pastor Dennis Peters will officiate a funeral service 2:00 p.m.  Friday January 5, 2017 at Snyder Funeral Homes 33 East College Street, Fredericktown, Ohio 43019.

Burial will follow at Forrest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed towards Fulton Creek Evangelical Friends Church 10950 Fulton Creek Road, Richwood, Ohio 43344.

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  • I’m truly sorry for your loss of your loved one. May the many hugs caring thoughts and prayers be a source of comfort at this difficult time. Please know that others care and that the God of tender mercies is near the broken-hearted, Psalm 34:18

  • Aunt Dottie,Joel and Cindy,

    So sorry to hear of Uncle Mack’s passing.All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.He was one of a kind.Will never forget his smile and laugh.And we know we will see him again.

    Love and prayers,
    Bill,Melony,Taylor and Devin Woods.
    Chris and Carrie Banks.

    Rev 21:4

  • Dear Dottie. I am so sorry for your loss. You may not remember me but we shared many childhood memories from Marion Street. Your friend in Christ Joan Rathburn Jagger

  • So sorry for your loss. Mack was A GREAT guy, we worked together for many years at Ryder, he was a great mechanic, and i learned a lot from him.Mack, Joel and I also spent a lot of cold mornings in Fallsburg cutting fire wood. The Vail FAMILYhas our sympathy. Terri and Steve Leighty. MT. VERNON, OH / EL CENTRP, CA.

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