Station Casinos Inc founder, Frank Fertitta Jr., Las Vegas vigil
Station Casinos has said today that plans have been made to hold vigil for the late Frank Fertitta Jr. founder of the casino operator in Las Vegas on Friday.
The vigil, in memory of Fertitta Jr. will be a public send off for the 70-year old who died of heart disease on Friday and a private burial will take place on Saturday.
Frank Fertitta Jr. had worked in the casino industry for 33 years and had worked his way up from the very bottom. He first became well known in Vegas after opening his first casino just off the main strip in 1976.