PRICE-Rosella Woolsey Fausett age 99, passed away at the Parkdale Care Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2009. She was born Nov. 4, 1909 in Milburn, Wyo. to William Franklin Woolsey and Margaret Boam Woolsey. She married Earl (Curly) Nathaniel Fausett, Jan. 2, 1933 in Price, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple. Earl died March 13, 1989.
Rosella was a devoted member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. During her lifetime, she filled numerous church positions, including one full time mission, two stake missions and a temple mission, Sunday School, Primary, Young Women's, Relief Society, Teachers and Genealogy Advisor. She was the best mother and grandmother. She loved dancing, square dancing, cooking, specialty (homemade doughnuts), reading, canning, camping and many family gatherings. But most of all, she loved her home and family. She experienced in her long lifetime traveling in horse drawn wagons, model T cars and airplane flights, always enjoying the journey.
Rosella is survived by her five daughters; Barbara (Jack) Allen of Blackfoot, Idaho, Gaye Norton of Price, Earlene (Gary) Anderson of Price, Rosemary (Tod) Lamoreaux of Ogden, Lorraine Ferguson of Price, 21 grandchildren, 78 great-grandchildren, 27 great-great grandchildren, brother; Doug Woolsey of Oceanside, Calif., sister-in-laws; Lilly Woolsey of Price, Dorothy Woolsey of California, and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband; Earl, parents; Franklin and Margaret Woolsey, brothers; Bill, Pete, Wendell, Vern, Myron, and Kurt, sisters; Elsie, Clara, Ann, Sylvia and Kelly, sons-in-law; Jim Norton and Harvey Ferguson.
Funeral services were Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 11 a.m. at the Price LDS Stake Center (150 South 500 East). A viewing was Friday, May 8, 2009 from 6-8 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary (680 South 100 East) and also Saturday 10-10:45 a.m. at the stake center prior the services. Interment will be in the Price City Cemetery. Services were in the care of Fausett Mortuary.
The family would like to thank Dr. Sterling Potter for his long years of care, also Rocky Mountain Home Health and Hospice, Parkdale Care Center, and staff, Castleview Hospital, family and friends.