Lyle Winslow

Posted Online: March 22, 2013, 6:07 pm
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Lyle A. Winslow, 88, of LeClaire, died on March 20, 2013, at Trinity Rock Island.
Private family services will be held. Arrangements are by McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
He was born on June 20, 1924, in Hebron, Neb. He married Charlotte E. Marshall on July 1, 1950.
Surviving are his wife; son, Dan (Debbie), LeClaire; grandchildren, Randy Winslow, Matt Winslow, Derek Winslow and Steffane Winslow; great-grandchildren, Reese, Aidan, Gretchen, Jack, Charlie and Payton; a sister; and a brother. He was preceded in death by son, Randy.


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