|Birth: ||May 29, 1933|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 1956, Scotland|
Gene drowned during a Fishing Trip while on duty with the Air Force in Scotland. The Air Force reported that he drowned when his boat capsized in Lake Monteith. His body was recovered from the Lake. Gene was in the Boat with three other U.S. Airmen and Two Scotsmen, Another Airman and the Two Scotsmen drowned in the Tragedy. Two Airmen managed to swim to shore. Gene was the son of Jerome Asay Jr and Mary Louise Jensen. He received his Elementary Schooling in St George and atended Dixie Junior College for Two Semesters before entering the Air Force in October of 1952. Gene was active in Sports, Both in School and in the Service. He was ordered to Scotland with the Air Force in December of 1953, assigned to Security Work.
Funeral Services were held on Monday, July 23rd 1956 at 3 P.M. in the Saint George Fourth Ward of the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints. A Viewing was held on Sunday Evening at thew Cannon Mortuary and at the Church, One Hour Prior To Services.
Graveside Services followed at the Saint George City Cemetery where he was buried.
REST IN ETERNAL PEACE GENE.
Jerome "Lome" Asay (1888 - 1964)
Mary Louise Jensen Asay (1893 - 1977)
Lynn J. Asay (1920 - 2009)*
Mary Adell Asay Barnes (1923 - 2013)*
Gene Kjarulf Asay (1933 - 1956)
Saint George City Cemetery
Plot: C-13-4-1 In The Gibbons/Asay Family Plot
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: Apr 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19097176