The first Hyatt House opened in 1954 by entrepreneurs Hyatt Robert von Dehn and Jack Dyer Crouch as a motel near Los Angeles International Airport. History. Learning the hotel was for sale, Pritzker scribbled an offer for $2.2 million on a paper napkin and presented the deal to its owner, Hyatt von Dehn. Flowers In their memory Plant Memorial Trees. Beloved Wife Mother & Grandmother Entered Eternal Life. Daughter of Walter Winchell and June Magee Ex-wife of Private and Hyatt Von Dehn Mother of Private User Sister of Walter Winchell, Jr and Gloria Winchell. Hyatt Hotels Corporation operates as a global hospitality company. She subsequently retired and ran a travel agency for a time while developing an interest in interior decorating (her first husband, Von Dehn, Hyatt Robert [and Ginny Simms], residence Creator Parker, Maynard L., 1900-1976 Contributor Williams, Paul R., 1894-1980, Architect Date Created and/or Issued [circa 1946] Contributing Institution Huntington Library Collection Maynard L. Parker negatives, photographs, and … Born in Buffalo, Erie County, New York on May 25, 1905 to Martin L Dehn and Lucy Olive Eloise Chapman. The hotel's owner, Hyatt von Dehn, was summoned and a price of $2.2m was agreed. In 1957, the hotel was purchased by entrepreneur Jay Pritzker for $2.2 million. Hyatt (W) Robert vonDehn married Virginia E Simms and had 2 children. Hyatt Robert von Dehn b. 25 May 1915 Buffalo, Erie, New York d. 28 Jul 1973 Monterey County, California: Southern Anthology He passed away on July 28, 1973 in Monterey, California. Leave a Flower × Advertisement. Managed by: Stuart Liss: Last Updated: December 21, 2014 Jay Pritzker 从业务合作伙伴 Hyatt von Dehn 手上买下第一家凯悦嘉寓酒店——一家位于洛杉矶国际机场附近的小型汽车旅馆。 凯悦是一个由家族建立起来的公司。 Mr Pritzker apparently did not have his cheque-book handy, so he wrote a cheque on a napkin. Hyatt Robert Von Dehn 1904 – 1973 (m. 1945) Donald Wallace Eastvold 1920 – 1999 (m. 1962) Inscription. Hyatt Hotels was launched with the 1957 purchase of the Hyatt House motel near Los Angeles International Airport by Jay Pritzker from Hyatt von Dehn. Ginny left Hollywood altogether in 1951 and her recording career ended not long after. The Company manages, franchises, owns, and develops branded hotels, resorts, and residential and vacation ownership properties.