Patricia Ann Holst
1925 — 2023
Patricia Ann Holst went with her Lord and Savior on November 13, 2023. Patricia Ann Edmondson was born in Clayton, NM on November 20, 1925, to Sam and Clio Edmondson. Ann's father Sam was the Postmaster in Clayton, and he also had a cattle ranch outside of town, allowing Ann to grow up riding horses and helping on the ranch. Ann grew up during the Great Depression, and could describe the dust bowl and hard times on a first hand basis. She graduated from Clayton High School in May 1943. She wanted to serve her country as a nurse during World War II, so she went to college in Denton TX, and then to nursing school at Seton School of Nursing in Colorado Springs, CO and graduated in May of 1947...