Michael was the third child born to John E. and Margaret I.
Rail on January 22, 1955 in Spokane, WA.
Besides his mother he leaves to mourn his death a daughter, Melissa C. Church; a son, Brandon Smith; two brothers, James A. and Richard D. Rail; two sisters, Kathy L. Rail and Vicki A. Morris; three grandchildren, David, Gabriel and Ezra Rail.
He is preceded in death by his father, John, in 1989.
He attended Lidgerwood Grade School, Shaw Junior High and Rogers High School.
Mike served four years in the US Army, 82nd Airborne during the Vietnam era.
He was the owner of Mike Rail Construction, specializing in stonework and historical restoration.
A Memorial Service will be held at Saint Peter Lutheran Church on November 13, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., burial will be at 1:30 p.m. at the Washington State Veterans Cemetery in Medical Lake.