It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Blaine Eugene Swensen, born August 25, 1949 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He passed away peacefully on April 12, 2023 in Provo, Utah.\n\nBlaine was a beloved husband to Joan, a devoted father to Eric, Stephen, Jared, Heidi, and Justin, a cherished grandfather, a great-grandfather, and a loyal friend. He was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a dedicated dental technician.\n\nBlaine was an incredible man, full of life and love. He was a kind and gentle soul who always had a smile on his face and a kind word to say. He was a devoted family man who loved spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren. He was a hardworking man who was dedicated to his craft and always put others first.\n\nBlaine was a man of great faith and courage. He was a true example of what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. He was a man of integrity and compassion who always put others before himself.\n\nBlaine will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. His memory will live on in the hearts of his family and friends.