Monroe Township, MI House Fire, Apr 1971

9 April 1971 at 11.25 hours Avalon Beach Age-28 of Laplaisance Road house fire took the life of Avalon. Wife Hazel age 26 and children Harold age 6 and Paul age 4 were able to escamp the fire. Beach attempted to rescue 6 month daughter and was over come by smoke. Neighbor George Pribly age 32 of 13778 LaPlaisance rescued the child. Monroe County Sheriff Deputy Orin Tyson age 34 and a unknown nurse on location gave the child mouth to mouth, saving the child.