Jay Boyd Smuin, 74, died April 11, 1991 at his home in Lehi, of heart failure.
Born September 10, 1916 in Ophir, Utah, to Jay Blundell and Katherine Mary O'Rourke Smuin. Married Pauline Goates, September 15, 1938, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. She died August 21, 1977. Married Velda Fox in 1978; they were later divorced. With his brother Jack, he ran a roller skating business for many years, taking skates to church cultural halls in small towns throughout Utah. They operated a roller skating rink in Lehi and "Park RoShe" in Spingville before World War II. During the war, Boyd ran a portable skating rink out of a circus tent in central downtown Provo. After the war he and his brother built Riverside Skating Rink on Columbia Lane, which they ran for many years, selling the business in 1975. He worked as maintenace foreman in the blast furnace at Geneva Steel, retiring in 1976, after 35 years. High Priest in the LDS Church. Had served in the Elders Quorum Presidency, Young Mens Presidency, ward dance director. Active in the Lehi Lions Club, served as Zone Chairman and Deputy District Governor. Chairman of North Utah County Cancer Society. With his wife, Pauline, served in many civic organizations. Boyd enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling and gardening.Survived by three daughters, Mrs. Dwayne (Paulette) Rawlings, Orem; Mrs. William (Katherine) Hill, LaHabra, California; Mrs. Sammual (Jayleen) Wycherley, Lehi; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Funeral Monday, April 15, 1991, 11 a.m., Wing Mortuary Chapel, Lehi, where friends may call Sunday, 7-9 p.m. and Monday one hour prior to service. Interment: Lehi City Cemetery.
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