-- 1920 ~ 2010 --
Eugene Wallin, 90, passed away of natural causes on Wednesday,
December 8, 2010 at the American Fork Hospital. He was born
June 9, 1920 in Tooele, Utah, to Alvin and Jennie Wallin.
He attended schools in Tooele and graduated from Tooele
High School. He then attended Henager’s Business College.
He was proud to serve his country in the Army Air Corps
in World War II and the Air Force during the Korean War.
After his military service he worked as an accountant at
Combined Metals Reduction and then at Geneva Steel for over
In 1944 he married Norma Lois Wilson. Later divorced. In
1968 he married Jean B. Belnap.
He served faithfully in many positions in the Church of
Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had great organizational
talents and magnified every calling. He loved and served
his family, supporting all their activities. He loved fishing,
golfing, and especially BYU football. He served well his
God, his family, and his country.
He is survived by his children Desna Jarrett (Harry) Hayesville
NC, Norman (Judy) of Reno NV, his wife, Jean, and their
children Maria Burnham (Rafer) Frederick CO, Tricia Broadbent
(Dan) Highland UT, Jenni McOmber (Matt) Weston FL, Val Belnap
(Susan) Pleasant View UT and Laura B. Ellsworth (Scott)
Draper, UT, brother, Marvin Wallin (Dorothy), and sisters,
Elaine Taylor (Frank) and Bernice Tucker (Floyd), 28 grandchildren,
8 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his sister,
Margaret, sons Robert E. Wallin Jr., and M. Layne Belnap
and grandson McCoy Layne Broadbent.
The family wishes to give special thanks to the caregivers
of Vista Care Hospice and Bee Hive Homes.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 13, 2010
at 11:00 a.m. at the American Fork 5th LDS Ward Chapel 381
South 300 East, American Fork, Utah. Family and friends
may call Sunday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Warenski
Funeral Home, 1776 North 900 East, American Fork, Utah and
at an additional viewing at the church on Monday morning
from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. prior to services. Interment, American
Fork City Cemetery with military honors accorded.