Obituary Details

Robert Lee Crow

(03/09/1934 - 02/20/1975)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 03/06/1975

Robert Crow, 40, burial in Utah

Funeral service was held Friday for Robert Lee Crow, 40, who died February 20 at Rock Springs. The service was held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Duchesne, Utah, at 1:00 p.m. with burial in the Duchesne Cemetery.

Assisting at the service were Bruce Gardiner, Cedar City, Utah a former Lusk resident, who read the obituary and John McCoy Evanston also a former resident and Aaron Frye, Manville, who both gave addresses.

Mr. Crow was born March 9, 1934, in Lusk to Evelyn Wilda Swan Crow and Lloyd Robert Crow. He was educated in Lance Creek, Node and Lusk schools and graduated from Lusk High School.

He served in the National Guard and also spent four years in the Marine Corps. It was in the Marine Corps that he learned his trade as a heavy duty diesel mechanic.

He married Glennis Muir of Marysvale, Utah, in 1957 at Reno, Nev. The family lived at Salt Lake, Fredonia, Ariz., and then returned to Lusk. Mr. Crow worked for five years for Loffland Brothers in Saudi Arabia and Maracaibo, Venezuela. During this time Mrs. Crow and the family remained in Lusk. They moved to Duchesne in 1973 where he was working for Vierson and Cochran Drilling Company at the time of his sudden death in Rock Springs.

In 1962 Mr. Crow joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was sealed to his family in Salt Lake Temple in 1965.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters Linda Ann, Evelyn Glennis, Maureen Louise and three sons Robert Lee, Jr., Allen Dean and Philip Aaron, all of the family home; a brother Ronald Dean, Cheyenne; an aunt Eloise Renz, Reliance and great-aunt Pearl Lowry, Tucson several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Frye accompanied Mr. Frye to Utah for the funeral.

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