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Robert Wendall Despain
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1919
Granite
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1998
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

OBITUARY-THE DESERT NEWS (SALT LAKE CITY)

OCTOBER 25, 1998

Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Robert Wendall Despain, age 79, passed away October 20, 1998 in Salt Lake City.

Robert was born February 12, 1919, in Granite, Utah, the son of Douglass C. and Eleanor Davis Despain. He married Reinetta Fritts on November 7, 1940 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She preceded him in death on March 13, 1979.

Robert served his country during World War II. Worked for many years as a professional driver. Robert was a kind a loving individual who was respected and admired by all who knew him. His passing saddens our hearts and leaves a great void in our lives.

Survivors include his two sons, William Despain, Fred Despain; on daughter, Sue Herzog; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held Friday, October 23, 1998, at the Larkin Sunset Gardens, 10600 South 1700 East.
Interment: Larkin Sunset Gardens. 
 
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  Reinita Lee Fritts Despain (1921 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Sandy
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Leo James
Record added: Jun 16, 2008
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Robert Wendall Despain
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