LOVELAND, Colo. - Audrie Ann (Mallmann) Fields, of Loveland, Colo., joined her Heavenly Father on July 4, 2014. She was born on May 26, 1931, in Escanaba, to Kenneth and Caroline Mallmann. Audrie grew up and graduated in Escanaba in 1949. She attended Michigan State University and graduated in 1953. She taught primary education for 28 years. She married Bill Fields of Jay, Okla. in 1953 and they had four children: Ken, Tom, Mary, and Richard. She and her family moved to Encinitas, Calif. in 1959. She moved back to Escanaba in 1969 where she taught first grade at Soo Hill School for 22 years. She loved her students and they loved her.