January 16, 2019
Patsy Ann Koos died Jan. 6, 2019, at Community Care Center in Torrington, Wyo. Patsy was born on July 7, 1933 in Saratoga. She graduated from Platte Valley High School in Saratoga in 1941. After high school she attended a trade school then went to work for United Airlines, where she worked for many years.
She married Forrest Richard (Dick) Koos in 1975. Patsy and her husband operated a hotel in Custer, S.D. for a time, where Patsy worked as the Executive Secretary for the American Bison Association. They later moved to Cheyenne, where Patsy worked for Sierra Trading Post in accounting. Patsy and her husband also operated a custom engraving business.
Patsy was preceded in death by husband Forrest, father Claire F. Pilot, and mother, Anna Louise Yoakum Pilot Stubbs. She is survived by one step son, Mark Koos. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned.