Gov. Kenny Guinn expressed extreme sorrow at the news of the tragic death today of State Controller Kathy Augustine, who succumbed to the consequences of a massive heart attack she suffered on July 8, 2006. Augustine, 50, had served as State Controller since 1999.
“We are all deeply saddened by the distressing news of someone so young and vibrant as Kathy Augustine passing away so unexpectedly,” Gov. Guinn said. “On behalf of so many people in our state who knew Kathy and appreciated her dedication and hard work as Controller, I offer her family our heartfelt sympathy.”