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Lyle W. Ingold

Dec 20, 2012 - Staff

Lyle W. Ingold, of Dubois, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Wind River Health Care in Riverton. He was 83 years old. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at the Dubois Cemetery with committal rites by the Masons and Veterans of Foreign Wars. A reception will follow at the Dubois V.F.W. A viewing will be noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, at the Headwaters Community Center.

Lyle Winslow Ingold was born May 4, 1929, in Torrance, Calif., the son of Clarence Lyle and Ruth Evelyn (MacKenzie) Ingold. He grew up in Torrance, Calif., and graduated from high school in Redondo Beach High School in 1947. He attended college at Humboldt State University.

He married Anna Grace Boyd on March 25, 1951, in Pasadena, Calif. They later divorced.

Mr. Ingold lived in various communities in California and Oregon. He had traveled to the Fremont County area for hunting since 1982 and moved from Weed, Calif., to Dubois in 1990.

He served as an MP with the U.S. Army H Company, 91st Battalion, and Companies 165 and 595 during the Korean War. He was stationed in Korea for 17 months and served in two different combat zones.

He was a game warden in the northern half of California for 15 years, from November 1956 to April 1, 1972.

He was a 62-year member of the Masons, and a life member of the Dubois V.F.W.

His family said he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his son, Stephen Ingold; daughter Barbara Hadderman and her husband Patrick; and companion Jeanie Wertz of Indiana.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Online condolences may be left at www.thedavisfuneralhome.com.

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