Wolverines Legend Rob Lytle Passes Away from Heart Attack


The Michigan Wolverines football program lost one of its all-time great running backs this past weekend as former Wolverine Rob Lytle died of a heart attack Saturday (Nov. 20). Lytle, 56, grew up in Ross, Ohio, and graduated from Fremont Ross high school before enrolling at Michigan in 1973. He was the Vice President and Business Development Office at Old Fort Banking Company in Fremont up to the time of his death.

“Rob was a teammate and a terrific individual,” said Athletic Director Dave Brandon. “It’s a sad day because we’ve lost someone who was a great example of a Michigan man. Our sympathies go out to his family during this difficult time.”

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