Patsy M. Lowseth (September 24, 1938 – August 24, 2022)

Patsy M. Lowseth (September 24, 1938 – August 24, 2022)

Patsy M. Lowseth, 83, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, WY. She was a longtime resident of Green River and former resident of Manila, UT, and Winton, WY. She died following a lengthy illness.

She was born September 24, 1938 in Martinez, CA; the daughter of Charles Ambrose Potter and Wanda Greenhaulgh.

Mrs. Lowseth attended schools in Green River, WY, and was a 1956 graduate of Green River High School.

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She worked for the State of Wyoming Mine Inspector office for 30 years having retired in 2006 as the Office Manager.

Mrs. Lowseth married Gerald “Frank” Ruiz on November 23, 1999 in Clark, Nevada.

She enjoyed camping and babysitting her grandchildren. Mrs. Lowseth was an avid reader.

Survivors include her husband, Gerald “Frank” Ruiz of Green River, WY; one daughter, Dawn Lowseth-Dana and husband Dale of Fruita, CO; three brothers, Teddy Darrell Potter and wife Sharon of Green River, WY; Timmy Ray Potter and wife Mary of Littlefield, AZ; 11 grandchildren, Crystal; Stephen; Chad; Brittany; Tristian; Joey; Tasha; Travis; Tori; Timmy; Ty; several cousins, nieces and nephews; and several great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, first husband, John Michael Lowseth; two brothers, Blaine Potter; Tommy Potter; one sister, Barta Gale Andrews; two son, Scott Lowseth; John Lowseth.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, August 29, 2022 at the Vase Funeral Home, 154 Elk Street, Rock Springs, WY. Friends may call one hour prior to services.

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