August 19, 2009
Former Aspen resident Anneliese Cosniac died Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009 at her ranch in Crawford, Colo. She was born in Munich, Germany on June 2, 1943.
Anneliese lived in San Antonio, Texas until she fell in love with Aspen and the mountains in 1983. In 1987, she purchased a home in Aspen where she quickly became part of the community.
She was a talented artist, and an extraordinary cook who loved her pets, horses and gardening. She leaves behind many close friends and long time friendships in both Aspen and San Antonio.
She is survived by her four children, Patricia Hutt Heydenberk of Carbondale, Frederick Gene Hutt of San Antonio, Viaissa Hutt-Gerhard of San Antonio and Desiree Hutt Herr- Boerne of Texas; nine grandchildren, Sam, Jane and Maria Isabel Hutt; Michaela and Sabra Cowen; Ashley, Anna, Alicia and Ben Jr. Herr; and her friend/ex-husband Joe Cosniac.
Anneliese was preceded in death by her mother (Oma) Maria Arthur in May 2004. Private services are pending.