Wince Vanderbilt King

May 18, 1919 - July 18, 2013
Retired LAFD. Born in Crockett, TX. Moved to Los Angeles in 1923. Attended Jefferson High School and Xavier University of Louisiana. Served in the US Army. Married Marguerite (deceased) in 1941. Survived by daughter, Lora, son, Gregory (Bara), grandchildren, Erin and Evan, great grandchildren, Kyle, Dylan, and Karlyn, and many family and friends.
Funeral Mass will be held in the Chapel of the Risen Christ at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, CA on July 30th at 12:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to:
1. African-American Firefighter's Museum:
1401 Central Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90021
Checks Payable to: African-American Firefighter's Museum
2. UCLA Alzheimer's Disease Program:
Luba Skoropad Chief Financial Officer UCLA Department of Neurology/ Alzheimer's Disease Program
710 Westwood Blvd. Reed Neurology Building Suite #4-147 Los Angeles, California 90024
Checks Payable to: UCLA Foundation

Published in the Los Angeles Times on July 28, 2013