September 1, 2017
Rosalie Anna LaBree Askin, age 91, passed away on August 22, 2017 in St. George, UT. Rosalie was born July 23, 1926, the oldest of 4 children of Frank & Charlotte (Lottie) LaBree of Ismay, MT.
She married Lawrence Lyle (Tuffy) Askin on November 9, 1946 and spent her honeymoon in a sheep wagon since Tuffy was working at a sheep ranch at the time. Rosalie excelled in academics and was advanced a grade, allowing her to graduate high school when only 16. She then took a correspondence course being offered during wartime to earn a teaching certificate and taught in a remote rural school ho...