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Eugene Devenport

November 18, 1933 October 8, 2018
Eugene Devenport
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A gentle giant of man who was full of love, kindness and integrity. He passed away peacefully with his family by his side on October 8, 2018. His greatest loves were the Lord, Family and Friends. He was born November 18, 1933 in Rexburg, Idaho to Karl and Hester Devenport.
Gene attended BYU and graduated with a degree in Entomology. While attending BYU he met and married the love of his life, Vivi Ann (Sandgren). They shared a love and devotion for 59 years. They had 7 children: Michael (Carol), David, Danny (Martina), Joe (Candis), Ben, Becky (Kirk) and Heather (David); 29 Grandchildren; and 5 Great-grandchildren.
Gene was a supervisor for the Salt Lake County Health Department where he developed life-long friendships and was referred to as Geno. In his early years, he served a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Eastern States. After retiring, Gene and Vivi Ann served together in the Johannesburg South Africa mission.
He enjoyed gardening, family history and writing.
Gene is preceded in death by his parents; brother; two sons; and one grandson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 8060 South 615 East, Sandy, Utah 84070. A viewing will be held from 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM prior to services. Interment will take place at the Murray City Cemetery. Share condolences at www.jenkins-soffe.com.


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Viewing

Saturday

13

Oct

9:30 AM 10/13/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:45 AM 10/13/2018 10:45:00 AM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

8060 South 615 East
Sandy, UT 84093

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
8060 South 615 East Sandy 84093 UT
United States

Service

Saturday

13

Oct

11:00 AM 10/13/2018 11:00:00 AM
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

8060 South 615 East
Sandy, UT 84093

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
8060 South 615 East Sandy 84093 UT
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Murray City Cemetery Final Resting Place

5600 S. Vine Street
Murray, UT 84107

5600 S. Vine Street Murray 84107 UT
United States
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