SCSO mourns loss of former Sgt. Koessel

SUBLETTE COUNTY – The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office issued a release honoring the life of former Sgt. Kevin Koessel.

According to a release from the SCSO, Sgt. Koessel passed away at his home following a battle with cancer that began in 2019. He was surrounded by family and loved ones, including current SCSO communications supervisor Cheryl Koessel.

Before arriving in Sublette County, Koessel worked in the Saratoga Police Department (1992-1999) and Hanna Police Department (1999-2001). He then joined the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office in 2002 before retiring in 2009.

“The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office wishes to express our deepest condolences on the loss of Kevin to the Koessel family and thank him for his years of service to the citizens of Sublette County,” a release read. “Rest in peace Sgt. Koessel.”

The SCSO will be displaying mourning bands in honor of his service to the community.