LITTLE FALLS – Mr. Maurice Francis Vail, age 96, a native of Little Falls, New York, passed away on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, in Ohio.

Mr. Vail, a World War II Veteran, had been awarded two Purple Hearts for his courageous and dedicated service to our country.

His funeral, graced with the presence of full military honors, will be held on Friday, June 17, 2022, at 10:00 a.m., at the Church of Sts. Anthony and Joseph, South Main Street, in Herkimer, New York, where his Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Interment will be in the family plot, at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Town of Herkimer. Family and friends are invited to the church around 9:45 a.m. to attend the services. The family will briefly greet friends at the conclusion of Mass.