Former representative and senator Maynard Yost honored at Capitol
February 26, 2020
The House held a memorial on Feb. 20 for former State Representative and Senator Maynard Yost, R-Sterling, who passed away on Dec. 1, 2019 at the age of 83.
Seventeen members of Yost’s family were in the Colorado Capitol for the memorial, which was read in both the House and Senate.
Yost served in the House in the 1977-78 sessions and in the State Senate from 1979 to 1982. He chaired the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee in the 1981 and 1982 sessions.
Senate Joint Memorial 2, offered by Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg, R-Sterling and Rep. Rod Pelton, R-Cheyenne Wells, no...