Eugene Everett Smith1940 ~ 2012Eugene Everett Smith, 71, of Saratoga Springs, Utah died January 27, 2012, in American Fork, Utah.Gene was born November 3, 1940, son of Aubrey (Helen) Smith and Loretta Lilly, in Rock Island Illinois. He married Marlene Cullimore on May 2, 1983 in Sandy, Utah and was sealed in the Jordan River LDS Temple on May 2, 1985. Gene was raised in Glendale, California. Upon high school graduation he served 4 years in the United States Air Force. He moved to Utah in 1974 with his late wife Pamela Dell Riffo. Gene retired in 1997 after working for Gerber products for 30 years. Drawn by a force unexplainable until now, Gene and Marlene moved to Saratoga Springs in 2000. Although Gene loved to read, go to the movies, play dominos with his buddies and went on 15 cruises, his greatest love is his wife Marlene who served selflessly by his side for the last six years. Survivors include his wife of 28 years; children, Sean Smith, Tim (Sally) Smith, Virginia (Jonathan) Gee, Suzanne (Tony) Preston, Garrett (Melissa) Smith, Rebecca (Jordan) Fitzgerald, Angela (Shane) Wilkinson, and 15 grandchildren. Survived by siblings; Barby, Tom and Judy. Also preceded in death by his brother, son and daughter. A memorial service, a celebration of his life, will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at the Saratoga Springs Clubhouse 625 South Saratoga Drive. A special thanks to Sundberg-Olpin Mortuary for the loving care given to Gene and his family.