Robert Lytle Winn |

Robert Lytle Winn

Robert Lytle Winn, age 72, passed away Sept. 29, 2006, in St. George, Utah, while surrounded by his family.He was born June 2, 1934, in Manti, Utah, to Eden Lorus and Ruby Merriam Winn.He married Zenna Mae Olsen on Sept. 18, 1953, in Spring Glen, Utah; their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple. Robert was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where he enjoyed serving in the temple. In his early years, Robert worked for Dinosaur Tire, mined potash in Moab, and worked in various coal mines in the Price area. He later moved to Colorado, where he continued working in the coal mines with his sons. After returning to Price, he worked for the Utah Housing Authority until Robert and Mae decided to retire and start traveling. Robert moved to St. George in July 1998, where he worked for Meadows Assisted Living. At the time of his death he was working at the Quality Inn in St. George. He loved to spend time with his family while traveling, and he also enjoyed fishing, camping, shopping, watching and visiting with people.He is survived by sons George (Marnie) Winn and Mark (Lori) Winn; daughter Cherri (Nyal) Littlefield; brother Ray Winn; sister Marjorie Howlett; five loving grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his wife and one grandson.Family and friends are invited to a visitation and viewing from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, at Mitchell Funeral Home, 233 E. Main St. in Price, Utah. A graveside service will be held at noon Oct. 7 at Price City Cemetery.

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