Lyle Moulton

Lyle Moulton

FISH LAKE — Lyle E. Moulton, 84, known to family and friends as “Hap,” passed away the evening of July 2, 2019, at his home in Fish Lake, surrounded by family. Hap was born April 30, 1935, in Newport, Idaho. In 1954 he met and married Mary Dale; together they had four children.

Hap worked in the lumber industry for 30 years in Idaho, Washington and Montana. He finally settled in Salmon, Idaho, for 20 years where he worked for Robinson Lumber until it closed. Hap and Mary then moved to Fish Lake where he worked with his son for 34 years overseeing and operating the marinas at Fish Lake Lodge and Lake Side Resort. Hap loved sharing his hunting and fishing stories with all of his friends.

He is survived by his wife Mary, Fish Lake; daughters, Nona (Mike) Knight, Jerome, Idaho; Kelly (Dan) Smith, Leadore, Idaho; Shelly (Sheldon) Kelly, Rigby, Idaho; son, Gary (Stephanie), Fish Lake; brothers, Robert “Ted” (Mona), Missoula, Montana; Jerry (Verma), Drummond, Montana; sister, Joan (Dennis) Brown, Colbert, Washington; and 13 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Ivan and Edith Moe Moulton; sister, Dorothy “Jean” (Stephen “Steve”) Harnden; half-brother, Donald Moulton; and half-sister, Maxine Harrelson.

Cremation services have taken place. Private memorial and burial services will be held at a later date. 

Funeral directors, Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. 

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