John Winfield, age 44, passed away on Dec. 29, 2008 from injuries sustained in an industrial accident while at work. He was born on Oct. 2, 1964 in Grand Junction, Colo., the son of Wallace Waldo and Dannette Bridget (Murphy) Winfield.
John married Marianne Lester on Nov. 20, 1993 in Hilliard, Wyo. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Ogden L.D.S. Temple on June 28, 2007.
John loved to work. He enjoyed snow machines, reading, spending time with his family, serving others, and he enjoyed running.
He is survived by his wife, Marianne, of Hilliard, Wyo., and his children, sons, Randy (Kimra) Phillips, of Randolph, Utah, Aaron Dean (Catherine) Winfield, of Bountiful, Utah, Marcus Lester Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo., and Charles Gabriel Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo.; daughters, Tasha (Ryan) Marie Jenkins, of Evanston, Wyo., Shalee Linnea Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo., Jacquelyn Vanessa Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo, Madison Jeanette Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo., and Savannah Rose Winfield, of Hilliard, Wyo.
He is also survived by his mother, Danette (Tom) Bergin, of Hill City, S.D. He is survived by three brothers, Bill (Ann) Winfield, of Reno, Nev., Bob (Cyndi) Winfield, of Bountiful, Utah, and Jim Winfield, of Park City, Utah. He is survived by three sisters, Cathy (Ken) Frame, of Evanston, Wyo., Mary (Mickey) Graehler, of Lexington, Ky., and Elizabeth Winfield, of Las Vegas, Nev. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Kevin Jenkins, Hunter Anderson, Dallin Jenkins, Sydney Phillips, Quentin Jenkins, David Winfield, and Airyn Phillips.
He is also survived by his close friends and business partners, Nick Merritt, and Mike Jackson. He is also survived by his father-in-law, Lamar Lester. He is survived by his brothers-in-law, Craig (Christy) Lester, of Evanston, Wyo., Paul (Jennifer) Lester, of Evanston, Wyo., Merle (Vickie) Lester, of Evanston, Wyo., and sisters-in-law, Marci (Kevin) Dewitt, of Leeds, Utah, Lori (Steve) Owens, of Star Valley, Wyo., Sherrie (Eric) South, of Evanston, Wyo., and Jan (John) Cassinat, of Elk Grove, Calif.
Memorial donations may be made to the John Winfield Memorial fund at 1st Bank of Evanston.
Visitation was held on Jan. 1, 2009 at Crandall Funeral Home in Evanston, Funeral services were conducted on Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at the Hilliard L.D.S. Chapel. Interment was at the Evanston City Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Crandall Funeral Home of Evanston, Wyo.