Dell was born September 17, 1939 in Driggs,Idaho to Calvin and Mary Beard Kyte. He served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He lived most of his life in Idaho Falls, Idaho; Jackson, Wyoming and Driggs, Idaho. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had been a manager of Cal Ranch in Idaho Falls, an assistant manager at Checker Auto Parts in Idaho Falls and a night manager at the 49er Motel in Jackson, Wyoming.
He loved to act in the Pierre's Playhouse in Victor, Idaho and sing at community events. He was a master gardener, and enjoyed camping, cooking, raising canaries and be with his kids.
He is survived by his son Bryan Kyte of Driggs; 2 daughters Blythe Richardson of Driggs and Kedren Kyte of Gig Harbor, Washington; a brother David Kyte of Salt Lake City, Utah; a sister Patsy (K.V.) Stephenson of Blackfoot, Idaho and 7 grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by a daughter Heather Kyte.
Funeral services will be on Friday, March 12, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. at the Valley Mortuary in Driggs. Burial will be in the Cache-Clawson Cemetery in Tetonia.